Monthly Energy Review
Monthly Energy Review
) is the Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) primaryreport of recent and historical energy statistics. Included are statistics on total energy production,consumption, trade, and energy prices; overviews of petroleum, natural gas, coal, electricity,nuclear energy, renewable energy, and international petroleum; and data unit conversions.Release of the
is in keeping with responsibilities given to EIA in Public Law 95–91 (Depart-ment of Energy Organization Act), which states, in part, in Section 205(a)(2):
“The Administrator shall be responsible for carrying out a central, comprehen-sive, and unified energy data and information program which will collect, evalu-ate, assemble, analyze, and disseminate data and information....”
is intended for use by Members of Congress, Federal and State agencies, energy analysts,and the general public. EIA welcomes suggestions from readers regarding the content of the
and other EIA publications.
Related Monthly Publications:
Other monthly EIA reports are
Petroleum Supply Monthly
Petroleum Marketing Monthly
Natural Gas Monthly
Electric Power Monthly
Inter-national Petroleum Monthly
. For more information, contact the National Energy Information Center at202-586-8800 or email@example.com.
Important Notes About the Data
For tables beginning in 1973, some annual data (usually 1974, 1976-1979,1981-1984, 1986-1989, and 1991-1994) are not shown in the tables in Portable Document Formats(PDF) files; however, all annual data are shown in the Excel and comma-separated values (CSV)files. Also, only two to three years of monthly data are displayed in the PDF files; however, formany series, monthly data beginning with January 1973 are available in the Excel and CSV files.
Each month, most
tables and figures carry a new monthof data, which is usually preliminary (and sometimes estimated or even forecast) and likely to berevised in the succeeding month.
Annual Data From 1949:
The emphasis of the
is on recent monthly and annual datatrends. Analysts may wish to use the data in this report in conjunction with EIA’s
Annual Energy Review
) that offers annual data beginning in 1949 for many of the data series found in the
is available at http://www.eia.doe.gov/aer.
is available on EIA’s website in a variety of formats at: http://www.eia.doe.gov/mer.
Full report and sections: PDF files
Report tables: PDF files
Table data (unrounded): Excel and CSV files
Graphs: PDF filesNote: PDF files display selected annual and monthly data; Excel and CSV files display all availableannual and monthly data, often at a greater level of precision than the PDF files.
Timing of Release:
updates are usually posted electronically by the third-to-the-lastworkday of each month.
February 24, 2009