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Propane

In the first half of 2019, the United States exported an average of 5.47 million barrels per day of petroleum products. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

LyondellBasell Industries N.V. and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. today announced that their respective affiliates have executed long-term contracts that support construction of Enterprise’s second propane dehydrogenation (“PDH”) plant (“PDH 2”). Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Refinery

Trong Nguyen

U.S. production of hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGLs) reached 5 million barrels per day (b/d) in 2018, an increase of more than 0.5 million b/d (13%) over 2017 levels. HGLs accounted for over a quarter of total U.S. petroleum products output in 2018. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

In June 2016, the Panama Canal Authority, the body that operates the Panama Canal, opened a third set of locks that facilitated transit of larger ships, the first such expansion since the canal was completed in 1914. Read more

Offshore & Marine

Space heating and water heating were the top two energy-consuming uses in U.S. homes in 2015, according to EIA’s latest Residential Energy Consumption Survey (RECS). Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Propane inventories in the Midwest United States had been lower than the previous five-year average for much of 2018, but in recent weeks, net additions to inventories increased Midwest propane to levels higher than the previous five-year average. Read more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Consumption of hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGL) in the United States totaled 928 million barrels in 2016, up about 12% since 2010. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

Crude oil exports in the first half of 2017 increased by more than 300,000 barrels per day (b/d) from the first half of 2016 to 784,000 b/d, a 57% increase. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing