Press Releases from the Energy Information Administration
Intensity of U.S. energy use in manufacturing decreased as output outpaced fuel use
The energy intensity of U.S. manufacturing continued to decrease, according to data released today from the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) "Manufacturing Energy Consumption Survey" (MECS). From 2010 to 2014, manufacturing fuel consumption rose 4.7%, while real gross output increased at 9.6%—;or more than twice that rate—resulting in a 4.4% decrease in energy intensity.
National Oil and Gas Gateway consolidates well-level data from participating states
The website was created as a collaborative initiative among the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the Groundwater Protection Council (GWPC) and its member states, and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Oil and Natural Gas, part of the Office of Fossil Energy.
Emerging Asian economies drive the increase in world energy use from 2015 to 2040
World energy consumption is projected to increase by 28% by 2040, according to the International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017), released today by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Media Advisory: EIA to Release International Energy Outlook 2017
EIA presents updated long-term projections of world energy supply and demand with the release of "International Energy Outlook 2017".
Media Advisory: 2017 EIA Energy Conference
The EIA Energy Conference has become a premier forum for addressing energy issues in the United States and around the world. This event will bring together thought leaders from industry, government, and academia to discuss current and future challenges facing domestic and international energy markets and policymakers.
Latest data show changing household energy characteristics
An average of 2.3 televisions were used in American homes in 2015, down from an average of 2.6 televisions per household in 2009, according to the Residential Energy Consumption Survey (RECS), released today by the U.S Energy Information Administration (EIA).
EIA response to false claims in recent articles from ProPublica and The Atlantic
A recent web article by ProPublica (Child’s Play: Team Trump Rewrites a Department of Energy Website for Kids, February 17, 2017) that was republished by The Atlantic on its website (A Government Website for Kids Scrubbed Its Climate Warnings, February 17, 2017) alleges that the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) changed the information on its website as a result of political pressure from the new administration.
EIA's AEO2017 projects the United States as a net energy exporter in most cases
Annual Energy Outlook 2017 (AEO2017), released today by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), presents updated projections for U.S. energy markets through 2050 based on eight cases (Reference, Low and High Economic Growth, Low and High Oil Price, Low and High Oil and Gas Resource and Technology, No Clean Power Plan implementation). This is the first time that EIA is publishing projections through 2050 in the AEO tables.