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EIA: Press Releases

Press Releases from the Energy Information Administration

Carbon fees as high as $35 per metric ton could decrease U.S. energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by as much as 19% compared to 2020 levels, according to analysis from the U.S. Energy Inf...
Posted: November 17, 2021, 5:00 pm
After extreme cold in February led to lower-than-average natural gas storage levels in the United States through the summer, concerns about winter weather are contributing to volatile natural gas p...
Posted: November 9, 2021, 5:00 pm
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects that U.S. households will spend more money on heating costs this winter and consume more energy to keep homes warm. In its Winter Fuels Outl...
Posted: October 13, 2021, 5:00 pm
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) projects that, absent significant changes in policy or technology, world energy consumption will grow by nearly 50% between 2020 and 2050. In its In...
Posted: October 6, 2021, 5:00 pm
U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Acting Administrator Stephen Nalley will present findings from the International Energy Outlook 2021 (IEO2021) during a virtual event hosted by the Cent...
Posted: October 5, 2021, 5:00 pm
Commercial buildings in the United States are getting larger, and they more commonly include features like LED lighting and emerging technologies such as electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. Ac...
Posted: September 21, 2021, 5:00 pm
The U.S. Energy Information Administration expects that natural gas prices will remain higher in the coming months following Hurricane Ida. In its September Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA fo...
Posted: September 8, 2021, 5:00 pm
The United States continued a trend of significant growth in large-scale battery capacity, with U.S. battery power capacity reaching 1,650 megawatts (MW) by the end of 2020. According to EIA's repo...
Posted: August 16, 2021, 5:00 pm
Increased economic activity and a changing fuel mix in the electric power sector in 2021 will lead to a significant increase in energy-related carbon dioxide emissions this year, according to the U...
Posted: August 10, 2021, 5:00 pm
EIA forecasts U.S. retail sales of electricity will increase by 2.8% in 2021, led by a 5.1% increase in sales to the industrial sector. In the most recent release of our Short-Term Energy Outlook (...
Posted: July 7, 2021, 5:00 pm