Sweeping Plains > Oklahoma
Resources: A measure of total energy production and consumption per capita
Market: The cost of consumption, measured in electricity prices and gasoline taxes
Infrastructure: Capacity to generate and refine energy sources; miles of pipelines
Cushing is a major storage terminal with about one-fifth of the nation's crude storage capacity (excluding that of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve).
About one-third of Oklahoma's natural gas production is consumed within the state. The remaining supply is sent on to Kansas, Texas, Arkansas and Missouri. More than twice as much natural gas flows out of Oklahoma each year as flows into the state.
Oklahoma ranked fifth in crude oil production and fourth in natural gas production in the nation in 2013 (excluding federal offshore areas).
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Gasoline Tax total state + federal, 2014
Established and surpassed a renewable energy goal for the state's electric utilities of 15% of total installed generation capacity from renewable sources by 2015.
Allows for the statewide use of conventional motor gasoline.
Requires permits and surety for oil and gas well drilling. The permit fee is $175. Surety bonds are generally $25,000 for one or more wells.
Electricity net production, trillion btu