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June 2014

June 30, 2014

2014 U.S. petroleum refinery update: capacity edges up, ownership shifts


June 27, 2014

The Columbia River Basin provides more than 40% of total U.S. hydroelectric generation


June 26, 2014

Fuel economy standards drive down projected gasoline use; diesel use, product exports rise


June 25, 2014

California continues to set daily records for utility scale solar energy


June 24, 2014

Fewer wind curtailments and negative power prices seen in Texas after major grid expansion


June 23, 2014

Texas hits new peak wind output


June 20, 2014

NERC’s Summer Reliability Assessment highlights regional electricity capacity margins


June 19, 2014

June marks 50th anniversary of the first commercial liquefied natural gas tanker


June 18, 2014

First westbound natural gas flows begin on Rockies Express Pipeline


June 17, 2014

Hydropower supplies more than three-quarters of Brazil’s electric power


June 16, 2014

U.S. crude exports in April rise to highest level in 15 years


June 13, 2014

Projected growth in natural gas-fired generation is influenced by resource availability


June 12, 2014

Gulf of Mexico 2014 production shut in by storms seen higher than last year


June 11, 2014

Railroad deliveries continue to provide the majority of coal shipments to the power sector


June 10, 2014

Crude-by-rail transportation provides Bakken Shale production access to major markets


June 9, 2014

Power sector CO2 emissions sensitive to policy changes and natural gas supply


June 6, 2014

Increases in U.S. crude oil production come from light, sweet crude from tight formations


June 5, 2014

Lower crude feedstock costs contribute to North American refinery profitability


June 4, 2014

NOAA predicts relatively quiet Atlantic hurricane season


June 3, 2014

Recent trends in energy-related CO2 emissions vary across regions and states


June 2, 2014

Domestic production satisfies 84% of total U.S. energy demand in 2013


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