Blog News Events Publications Directory Community Industry Voices Media

EIA forecasts record U.S. natural gas consumption in 2022

In our September Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), we expect natural gas consumption to increase by 3.6 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in the United States during 2022 to average 86.6 Bcf/d for the year, the most annual U.S. natural gas consumption on record. We forecast that U.S. natural gas consumption will increase in all end-use sectors this year. We expect the U.S. electric power sector to grow by 4% in 2022 to 32.1 Bcf/d, exceeding the 2020 record by 1%, which is the highest growth rate among all sectors.

Read more EIA forecasts record U.S. natural gas consumption in 2022

AdvertisingTrends in Commodity Risk
AdvertisingEKA Turbo Charge Trading Systems in Weeks