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Sources: El Paso, TX

Like the rest of Texas, El Paso residents use energy from a variety of different sources. As a state, Texas is the US leader in producing crude oil, natural gas, and wind energy. Texas is home to more than a quarter of the United State's natural gas supply. Texas also produces more wind energy than the next 3 states combined and generated over 18,500 megawatts in 2015. For more information on El Paso's energy sources, see the graph below.

Sources for El Paso, TX

Texas produces energy from a variety of sources. Here are the state’s current energy sources and energy production trends.

  • Texas leads the nation in producing crude oil, natural gas, and overall energy production
  • Texas has 29 oil refineries that can produce over 5 million barrels of crude oil per day
  • TX leads the nation in natural gas production and hold 25% of all the natural gas reserves in the US
  • A rapidly growing wind energy initiative in TX has resulted in in 18,500 mW of installed capacity


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