Production

As of February 5, 2010

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 79.1% capacity.

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

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,188 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 2% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 859 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 3.1% from last week.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 57 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 16% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 8 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 14% from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 244 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 1.6% from last week.

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

Supply

As of February 5, 2010

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 56.7 million barrels—1.3% more than last week's inventory level and 4.4% 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 5, the national stock level is 230.4 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 28.7 million barrels—1.4% less than last week's inventory level but 6.7% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.3 million barrels—4.2% less than last week's inventory level and 11.5% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 1.4 million barrels—6.7% less than last week's inventory levels and 18% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is at the upper boundary of the normal range.

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

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 13.1 million barrels—2.2% less than last week's inventory levels and 21% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is at the bottom boundary of the normal range. As of February 5, the national inventory level is 32.6 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,135 billion cubic feet—9.3% less than last week but 1 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending February 5, the national inventory level is 2,215 billion cubic feet.

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

This report was updated on February 17, 2010. Typically, there is one week between updates.