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STATE ENERGY DATA RELEASE—March 18, 2011

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STATE ENERGY DATA RELEASE-March 18, 2011

State-level estimates of consumption, prices, and expenditures for kerosene, distillate fuel oil, residual fuel oil, and total petroleum through 2009

State-level estimates for kerosene, distillate fuel oil, residual fuel oil, and total petroleum, for data year 2009, are available at SEDS Updates.   Data highlights include the following:

  • U.S. consumption of petroleum totaled 36 quadrillion Btu in 2009, a 5% decrease from 2008.  The top consuming States were Texas, California, and Florida.

  • U.S. consumption of distillate fuel oil totaled 7.7 quadrillion Btu in 2009, an 8% decrease from 2008.  Consumption of residual fuel oil totaled 1.2 quadrillion Btu, an 18% decrease.

  • The price of petroleum averaged $17 per million Btu in the United States in 2009, a 30% decrease from 2008.  Prices were highest in Vermont, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania, and lowest in Louisiana, Hawaii, and Texas.

  • From 2008 to 2009, total petroleum expenditures decreased 34%.  In the transportation sector, petroleum expenditures decreased 33%.  In the industrial sector, petroleum expenditures decreased 39%.

The State Energy Data System (SEDS) provides annual State-level estimates of energy consumption, prices, and expenditures by sector and energy source.  A full set of State-level estimates for all fuels, all sectors, and all years through data year 2009 will be released by the end of June 2011.

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