Production

As of February 12, 2010

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 79.8% capacity.

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

Gasoline: Midwest production is 1,995 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 8.8% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 854 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 0.6% from last week.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 30 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 47% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 36 thousand barrels per day—an increase of more than three-fold from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 249 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 2.1% from last week.

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

Supply

As of February 12, 2010

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 56.6 million barrels—0.2% less than last week's inventory level but 3.3% 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 12, the national stock level is 232.1 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 28.2 million barrels—1.7% less than last week's inventory level and 2.8% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the upper half of the normal range.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.2 million barrels—4.4% less than last week's inventory level and 15.4% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the upper half of the normal range.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 1.5 million barrels—7.1% more than last week's inventory levels but 6.3% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the upper half of the normal range.

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

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 12.3 million barrels—6.1% less than last week's inventory levels and 18% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is at the bottom boundary of the normal range. As of February 12, the national inventory level is 29.6 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,030 billion cubic feet—9.3% less than last week and 18 billion cubic feet below the five-year average. For the week ending February 12, the national inventory level is 2,025 billion cubic feet.

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

This report was updated on February 18, 2010. Typically, there is one week between updates.