Production

As of February 2, 2007

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 87.3% capacity.

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,259 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 5.3% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Diesel: Midwest production is 861 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 22% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 61 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 13% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Propane: Midwest production is 192 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 2.7% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Supply

As of February 2, 2007

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 55.5 million barrels—1.7% more than last week's inventory level and 0.9% more than last month's level. This week's inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of February 2, the national stock level is 227.2 million barrels.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 24.3 million barrels—2.8% less than last week's inventory level but 8% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is below the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 3.4 million barrels—5.6% less than last week's inventory level and 10.5% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is below the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 16.4 million barrels—16% less than last week's inventory level and 24% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is just above the normal range. As of February 2, the national inventory level is 45.3 million barrels.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,326 billion cubic feet—9.5% less than last week but 238 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending February 2, the national inventory level is 2,347 billion cubic feet.

(Source: Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report, Energy Information Administration)

Additional Information

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Monthly Prices

Diesel Fuel

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Columbus Columbus
Grand Island Grand Island
Kearney Kearney
Lincoln Lincoln
Norfolk Norfolk
North Platte North Platte
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This report was updated on February 8, 2007. Typically, there is one week between updates.