domestic production

Energy Quote of the Day: The US Will not Become the 'Next Saudi Arabia'

March 15, 2015 by Edward Dodge

United States Energy Boom

Fatih Birol, the Executive Director of the IEA, said at a recent conference that the US will not become the “next Saudi Arabia”, despite its position among the world’s top oil producers. Birol maintains that traditional producers in the Gulf will continue to dominate global oil production in the years to come.[read more]

Regional Refinery Trends Evolve to Accommodate Increased Domestic Crude Oil Production

January 18, 2015 by U.S. EIA: Today in Energy

Regional Refinery Trends

Recent rapid growth in United States production of light tight oil has raised interest in understanding how U.S. refineries, many of which are configured to process heavier crude oil, might accommodate increased volumes of domestic light crude.[read more]

Friday Energy Facts: Domestic Production Satisfies 84% of Total U.S. Energy Demand in 2013

June 6, 2014 by U.S. EIA: Today in Energy

US Domestic Production

Total U.S. energy production reached 81.7 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) in 2013, enough to satisfy 84% of total U.S. energy demand, which totaled 97.5 quads. Natural gas was the largest domestically produced energy resource for the third year in a row.[read more]

Domestic Oil Production Growth and Lower Net Imports

April 30, 2013 by Mark Green

domestic production vs. import

Imports of crude oil have decreased significantly over the past four years as the U.S. has become more self-reliant in meeting its energy needs domestically.[read more]

Toward Greater Energy Self-Sufficiency

February 24, 2013 by Mark Green

The question is how can the United States become more energy self-sufficient and in the process help exert downward pressure on crude prices in the global market?[read more]