Production

As of April 23, 2010

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 89% capacity.

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

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,267 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 0.5% from last week.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 816 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 0.9% from last week.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 9 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 47% from last week.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 29 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 16% from last week.

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

Propane: Midwest production is 273 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 8.8% from last week.

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

Supply

As of April 23, 2010

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 53.4 million barrels—2% less than last week's inventory level and 2.9% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is above the normal range. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of April 23, the national stock level is 223.7 million barrels.

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

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 24.3 million barrels—1.6% less than last week's inventory level and 0.4% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the normal range.

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

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.3 million barrels—8% less than last week's inventory level and 11.5% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the normal range.

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

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 1.8 million barrels—5.9% more than last week's inventory level and 12.5% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the normal range.

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

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 14.1 million barrels—19.5% more than last week's inventory levels and 33% more than last month's level. This week's inventory level is above the normal range. As of April 23, the national inventory level is 34.4 million barrels.

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

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 867 billion cubic feet—4.6% more than last week and 146 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending April 23, the national inventory level is 1,912 billion cubic feet.

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

This report was updated on April 29, 2010. Typically, there is one week between updates.