U.S. Energy: Overview and Key Statistics

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Energy supplies and prices are major economic factors in the United States, and energy markets are volatile and unpredictable. Thus, energy policy has been a recurring issue for Congress since the first major crisis in the 1970s. As an aid in policy making, this report presents a current and historical view of the supply and consumption of various forms of energy.

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Behrens, Carl E. & Glover, Carol April 11, 2012.

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Energy supplies and prices are major economic factors in the United States, and energy markets are volatile and unpredictable. Thus, energy policy has been a recurring issue for Congress since the first major crisis in the 1970s. As an aid in policy making, this report presents a current and historical view of the supply and consumption of various forms of energy.

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  • April 11, 2012

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Behrens, Carl E. & Glover, Carol. U.S. Energy: Overview and Key Statistics, report, April 11, 2012; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc83919/: accessed November 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.