Below are links to databases, reports, and other resources that Tec-Com’s staff has found to be useful. Many of these resources are critical sources of data for the in-depth white papers, internal corporate documents, and other projects that Tec-Com produces.


U.S. Energy Information Administration (General)
U.S. Energy Information Adminstration (EIA)
EIA: Short-Term Energy Outlook
EIA: Today in Energy
EIA: Monthly Energy Review
EIA: Annual Energy Outlook
EIA: International Energy Outlook
U.S. Energy Information Administration (Oil and Gas)
EIA: Petroleum and Other Liquids
EIA: This Week in Petroleum
EIA: Petroleum Marketing Monthly
EIA: Natural Gas
EIA: Natural Gas Weekly Update
EIA: Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report
EIA: Natural Gas Monthly
EIA: Effect of LNG Exports on U.S. Energy Markets
EIA: Drillling Productivity Report
EIA: World Shale Oil and Shale Gas Resources
Rig Counts and Drilling Data
Baker Hughes North American Rig Counts
Baker Hughes Interactive Rig Counts (Unconventional Drilling Report)
Drilliinginfo Blog
U.S.Technically Recoverable Oil and Gas Resources
US Geological Survey (USGS)
USGS: National Oil and Gas Assessment
USGS: World Petroleum Assessment
Potential Gas Committee (Colorado School of Mines)
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)
BOEA Assessment of OCS Oil and Gas Resources
Oil and Gas Trade Organizations
American Petroleum Institute
API: Energy Tomorrow
API: Energy Tomorrow Blog
American Gas Assoication
AGA: Issues
AGA: Energy Industry Analyses and Statistics
Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)
CAPP: 2014 Crude Oil Forecast
CAPP: Statistical Handbook
Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)
IPAA: Economic Reports
IPAA: United States Petroleum Statistics
IPAA: 2012-2013 Profile of Independent Producers
International Energy Organizations
International Energy Agency (IEA)
IEA World Energy Outlook
IEA Oil Market Report
BP Statistical Review of World Energy
Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
OPEC: World Oil Outlook
American Coal Council
Coal Blog
World Coal Association
Extract – The World Coal Association Blog
DOE: Clean Coal Research
USGS: Coal Assessments
EIA: Coal
EIA: Weekly Coal Production
EIA: Quarterly Coal Report
Nuclear Power
DOE: Office of Nuclear Energy
DOE: Small Modular Nuclear Reactors
World Nuclear Association
World Nuclear Association: Small Nuclear Power Reactors
International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation
Nuclear Energy Institute
International Atomic Energy Agency
American Nuclear Society
EIA: Nuclear and Unranium
Renewable Energy
National Hydropower Association
International Hydropower Association
Renewable Energy World
USGS: Geothermal Resources
EIA: Renewable & Alternative Fuels
EIA: Monthly Biodiesel production report
U.S. Department of Energy (U.S. Department of Energy)
DOE: National Laboratories
DOE: Science & Innovation
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Energy Flow Charts (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
National Energy Technology Laboratory (DOE)
The DOE’s Office of Fossil Energy
Office of Fossil Energy (U.S. Department of Energy)
Office of Fossil Energy: Enhanced Oil Recovery
Office of Fossil Energy: Oil & Gas Research
Office of Fossil Energy: Shale Gas R&D
Office of Fossil Energy: Natural Gas Import/Export Regulations
Office of Fossil Energy: Carbon Dioxide Enhanced Oil Recovery
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
FERC: Existing LNG Import/Export Terminals
FERC: Approved LNG Import/Export Terminals
FERC: Proposed LNG Export Terminals
Electric Power
Electric Power Research Institute
North American Electric Reliability Corporation
EIA: Electricity
EIA: Electric Power Monthly
EIA: Electricity Monthly Update
EIA: Electricity Data Browser
Climate, Weather, and Environment
NOAA (Earth System Research Laboratory)
U.S. Climate Maps
El NiƱo/Southern Oscillation (ENSO)
Multivariate ENSO Index (MEI)
Historical Heating and Cooling Degree Day Data
Degree Days Statistics (Climate Prediction Center)
Vostok Ice Core Data (Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center)
Vostok Ice Core Data (NOAA)
NOAA Paleoclimatology Data
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
EPA: Climate Change
EPA: Climate Change Adaption Plans
EPA: Mecury and other Toxic Air Pollutants
EPA: Clean Air Act


International Monetary Fund
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
IMF: World Economic Outlook
IMF: World Economic Outlook Databases
IMF: Global Financial Stability Report
IMF: Fiscal Monitor
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
OECD: Composite Leading Indicators
OECD: Economic Outlook
World Bank
World Bank
World Bank: Global Economic Prospects,,contentMDK:23578935~pagePK:64165401~piPK:64165026~theSitePK:476883,00.html
U.S. Federal Reserve Board
U.S. Federal Reserve Board of Governors (FRB)
FRB: News & Events
FRB: Economic Research & Data
FRB: Monetary Policy Report
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
BEA: National Income and Product Accounts Tables
BEA: National Income and Product Accounts Files
BEA: Balance of Payments (International Transactions)
BEA: Net International Investment Position
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
BLS: Consumer Price Index
BLS: Producer Price Indexes
BLS: Current Population Survey (including unemployment rate)
BLS: Official Unemployment Rate
BLS: Labor Force Participation Rate
Institute for Supply Management
Institute for Supply Management (ISM)
ISM: Manufacturing Report on Business
ISM: Non-manufacturing Report on Business
U.S. Economic Forecasting Surveys
Philadelphia Fed Survey of Professional Forecasters
Wall Street Journal Economic Forecasting Survey
Technical Communications & Grammar
Society for Technical Communications
Society for Technical Communications (East Tennessee Chapter)
Technical Communication at the University of Tennessee
Grammar Handbook (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
The Elements of Style (William Strunk, Jr., 1918 edition)