Production

As of January 29, 2010

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 77.7% capacity.

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

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,145 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 1% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 886 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 6% from last week.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 49 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 8.9% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 7 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 36% from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 248 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 2.1% from last week.

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

Supply

As of January 29, 2010

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 56 million barrels—2.2% more than last week's inventory level and 8.1% 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 January 29, the national stock level is 228.1 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 29.1 million barrels—0.3% more than last week's inventory level and 4.7% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is above the normal range.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.4 million barrels—7.7% less than last week's inventory level and 14.3% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is above the normal range.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 1.5 million barrels—6.3% less than last week's inventory levels and 17% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is above the normal range.

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

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 13.4 million barrels—10.1% less than last week's inventory levels and 27% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is just below the normal range. As of January 29, the national inventory level is 33.9 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,251 billion cubic feet—6.2% less than last week but 15 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending January 29, the national inventory level is 2,406 billion cubic feet.

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

This report was updated on February 4, 2010. Typically, there is one week between updates.