Accession Number:

ADA464682

Title:

Energy: Selected Facts and Numbers

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-11-29

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

Energy supplies and prices are major economic factors in the United States, and energy markets are volatile and unpredictable. For both these reasons, energy policy is of frequent interest to Congress. This report presents a statistical view of the supply and consumption of various forms of energy. After an introductory overview of aggregate energy consumption, the report presents detailed analysis of trends and statistics regarding specific energy sources oil, electricity, natural gas, and coal. A section on trends in energy efficiency is also presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion
  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE