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United States of America - Total primary energy consumption

98.04
(quadrillion Btu)
in 2014

Though United States of America primary energy consumption fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1995 - 2014 period ending at 98.04 quadrillion btu in 2014.

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The Energy Information Administration includes the following in U.S. Primary Energy Consumption: coal consumption; coal coke net imports; petroleum consumption (petroleum products supplied, including natural gas plant liquids and crude oil burned as fuel); dry natural gas excluding supplemental gaseous fuels consumption; nuclear electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the nuclear plants heat rate); conventional hydroelectricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); geothermal electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the geothermal plants heat rate), and geothermal heat pump energy and geothermal direct use energy; solar thermal and photovoltaic electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate), and solar thermal direct use energy; wind electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); wood and wood-derived fuels consumption; biomass waste consumption; fuel ethanol and biodiesel consumption; losses and co-products from the production of fuel ethanol and biodiesel; and electricity net imports (converted to Btu using the electricity heat content of 3,412 Btu per kilowatthour).

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Date Value Change, %
2014 98.04 1.01 %
2013 97.06 2.85 %
2012 94.37 -2.54 %
2011 96.82 -0.62 %
2010 97.43 3.43 %
2009 94.20 -4.81 %
2008 98.96 -2.10 %
2007 101.09 1.60 %
2006 99.49 -0.70 %
2005 100.19 0.10 %
2004 100.09 2.22 %
2003 97.92