US energy balance tipping toward net exports

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Fuel dripping from a fuel nozzle at a gasoline station. Technology and more awareness of climate change could accelerate the move away from oil into lesser harmful hydrocarbons.

Liquid imports seen falling, outgoing gas going up


The United States will become a net energy exporter in the long term, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in its outlook through 2050.

The Annual Energy Outlook 2017 (AEO2017), released on January 5 by the EIA, presents updated projections for US energy markets through 2050 based on eight cases (Reference, Low and High Economic Growth, Low and High Oil Price, Low and High Oil and Gas Resource and Technology, No Clean Power Plan implementation). This is the first time that EIA ...


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