More than 30% of global maritime crude oil trade moves through the South China Sea
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More than 30% of global maritime crude oil trade moves through the South China Sea

Hurricane Lane approaches Hawaii, threatens energy infrastructure
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Hurricane Lane approaches Hawaii, threatens energy infrastructure

Hurricane Lane, a Category 3 hurricane, is currently on track to pass just to the…

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Permian region is expected to drive U.S. crude oil production growth through 2019
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Permian region is expected to drive U.S. crude oil production growth through 2019

EIA’s August Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) forecasts that U.S. crude oil production will average 10.7 million barrels…

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U.S. natural gas pipeline exports increase with commissioning of new pipelines in Mexico
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U.S. natural gas pipeline exports increase with commissioning of new pipelines in Mexico

U.S. natural gas pipeline exports to Mexico have been increasing following expansions of cross-border pipeline capacity. These exports…

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PURPA-qualifying capacity increases, but it’s still a small portion of added renewables
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PURPA-qualifying capacity increases, but it’s still a small portion of added renewables

Between 2008 and 2017, more than 103 gigawatts (GW) of renewable generating capacity entered service…

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Six states account for more than 70% of U.S. fuel ethanol production
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Six states account for more than 70% of U.S. fuel ethanol production

Six states accounted for 72% of U.S. fuel ethanol production in 2016, according to the…

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The port district of Houston-Galveston became a net exporter of crude oil in April
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The port district of Houston-Galveston became a net exporter of crude oil in April

The U.S. port district of Houston-Galveston in Texas recently began exporting more crude oil than it imported…

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Electric power sector coal inventories are expected to remain relatively low through 2019
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Electric power sector coal inventories are expected to remain relatively low through 2019

In May 2018, coal inventories, or stockpiles, in the electric power sector totaled 128 million…

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Researchers discover how to protect yeast from damage in biofuel production
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Researchers discover how to protect yeast from damage in biofuel production

Some chemicals used to speed up the breakdown of plants for production of biofuels like…

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Natural gas pipeline capacity to South Central region and export markets increases in 2018
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Natural gas pipeline capacity to South Central region and export markets increases in 2018

By the end of 2018, EIA expects natural gas pipeline capacity into the South Central…

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