Monday, April 17, 2017

USA: Energy Consumption in 2016 Includes 0.23 Quads Geothermal

American energy use, in one diagram

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory at the Department of Energy

A quad is a unit of energy equal to 1015 (a short-scale quadrillion) BTU, or 1.055 × 1018 joules (1.055 exajoules or EJ) in SI units. The unit is used by the U.S. Department of Energy in discussing world and national energy budgets. (Wikipedia)