Stricter fuel efficiency rules ‘will drive down gas use’

More stringent fuel efficiency standards for vehicles will lower gas usage through 2040, according to the US Energy Agency Information (EIA). It is expected to fall from 8.4 million barrels per day in 2013 to 6.4 million bpd in 2040. The EIA said new light-duty vehicles made in 2025 will be required to average about […]

US natural gas output at ‘record high’

Natural gas output in the US is hitting record levels, according to new data released by the Government. The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said production climbed to 70.21 billion cubic feet lastsyear and is projecting output to rise 1.45 billion cubic feet per day or 2.1% this year. Since 2005, significant production growth has […]