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May 2011

May 31, 2011

Coal stocks at power plants are likely sufficient despite river flooding


May 27, 2011

AEO Issues in Focus: Effects of different oil price paths


May 26, 2011

Coal likely to remain most prevalent fuel for electricity generation


May 25, 2011

New natural gas pipeline capacity adds service into Florida


May 24, 2011

Capital costs have major impact on projected power sector investments


May 23, 2011

Nuclear power plants undergo seasonal scheduled outages


May 20, 2011

Non-utility marketers provide over 20% of residential natural gas load in three States


May 19, 2011

Participation lags in most electricity retail choice States


May 18, 2011

Electricity retail choice is mandated in Texas and growing in three States


May 17, 2011

Wind capacity additions slowed during 2010


May 16, 2011

Gases other than carbon dioxide make up nearly 20% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions


May 13, 2011

Electricity resource planners credit only a fraction of potential wind capacity


May 12, 2011

Spot price for Central Appalachian coal up since early 2010


May 11, 2011

Average prices for spot sulfur dioxide emissions allowances at EPA auction set new lows


May 10, 2011

Injection season forecast for natural gas storage


May 9, 2011

U.S. oil rig count overtakes natural gas rig count


May 6, 2011

U.S. households increase use of consumer electronics


May 5, 2011

Decoupling treatment of electric and gas utilities can differ within a State


May 4, 2011

State programs encourage energy efficiency programs by adjusting utilities' cost recovery


May 3, 2011

Continuation and expansion of efficiency programs could mitigate carbon dioxide emissions


May 2, 2011

Additional appliance standards could significantly reduce residential energy use


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