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United States of America - Total primary energy production

79.21
(Quadrillion Btu)
in 2012

The Energy Information Administration includes the following in U.S. Primary Energy Production: coal production, waste coal supplied, and coal refuse recovery; crude oil and lease condensate production; natural gas plant liquids production; dry natural gas excluding supplemental gaseous fuels production; 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; and biofuels feedstock.

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Date Value Change, %
2012 79.21 1.57 %
2011 77.99 4.27 %
2010 74.79 2.92 %
2009 72.67 -0.77 %
2008 73.23 2.54 %
2007 71.42 0.95 %
2006 70.75 1.90 %
2005 69.43 -1.14 %
2004 70.23 0.42 %
2003 69.94 -1.09 %
2002 70.71 -1.42 %
2001 71.73