Sources: Houston, TX
Houston, TX is home to many energy sources. As a state, Texas is one of the leading energy producers in the US. Texas the US leader in producing crude oil, natural gas, and wind energy. In 2016, Texas was producing more than 5.4 million barrels of crude oil each day. Texas also leads the nation in natural gas production and 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. For more information on Houston's energy sources, see the graph below.
Sources for Houston, 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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