Tag: Nuclear consumption

Domestic, Energy Consumption, Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

EIA: Renewables Will Surge to 22% of U.S. Power Mix in 2021

January 16, 2020

Via: Power Magazine

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) in its first forecast for 2021 suggests the share of renewables in the utility-scale U.S. power generation mix will surge to 22%, up from 17% last year, while coal and nuclear’s shares will be […]

Domestic, Energy Consumption

U.S. Energy Consumption Rises Even With Coal Decline

April 6, 2017

Via: Power Engineering

A new report by the Energy Information Administration indicates total energy consumption rose slightly in 2016 despite a 1.3 percent drop in coal use. Coal consumption fell to 730 million short tons in 2016, the third consecutive year of decline. […]