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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2017     Views: 41

Start with our Energy Industry Research Guide.

Go to the Energy Information Administration from the U.S. Dept. of Energy

The EIA website also contains great data on power plants.
Within the Sources & Uses tab, select Electricity from that site, then scroll over the Data tab to browse by topic.

Take a look at OECD iLibrary for IEA data which provides prices and more. Click on the Statistics tab and look for IEA data under Databases. You also can access IEA's annual World Energy Outlook publication. Search for world energy outlook

Use Bloomberg, available in Lippincott Library and in Huntsman Hall.
Type NRG for the Bloomberg Energy Service.
For location and fuel type of power plants, type the company's ticker symbol, hit the EQUITY key, type NRGA
To pinpoint energy facilities by type on a map, type BMAP and hit GO; then, to see those facilities in list form, click on the Energy tab underneath the map.
For OPEC prices and production, type OPEC and hit GO
For crude oil, type CRUD and hit GO
For Proved Oil Reserves, type WOR and hit GO
For natural gas prices, type NGHB and hit GO
For gasoline futures, type XBA then hit the CMDTY key, then type CT and hit GO
For biofuels, type BIOF and hit GO

Use DataStream, a database available in Lippincott Library.

Go to Statistics and Tables

Go to EconStats

Use the Oil & Gas Journal Data Book available in the Lippincott Library Reference Stacks at call number HD9560.1 O34
Go to the Oil and Gas Journal