This system provides selected time-series data describing the transportation, production, processing, and consumption of energy. This information is used by DOT management and the transportation community to support policy and planning decisions. The system is comprised of 2 reports. The first is a quarterly internal report containing monthly averaged petroleum supply and demand figures, transportation performance measures, and the economic indicators. The second is is an annual report consisting of three sections. The first section, entitled Energy Transport contains such items as the revenues and expenses of oil pipeline companies, number and capacities of U.S. tank ships, and the total crude oil transported in the U.S. by method of transportation. The 2nd section, entitled Reserves, Production and Refining reveals the growth over time of the U.S. oil and natural gas reserves, refinery capacity and yields. Trends in the demand for fuel and power are displayed in the third section, entitled Energy Consumption. Major reports are the monthly energy status report (data are current to 2 weeks prior to its publication; hardcopy) and energy statistics (annual, hardcopy). Statistics have been assembled from varied sources, incl. U.S. Dept. of Interior, Interstate Commerce Commission, and the American Petroleum Institute.

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  • Accession Number: 00320237
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM