DOE August Inflation-Adjusted Cost of Fuels

Following is a summary of U.S. inflation- adjusted cost of fuels to end users from the Monthly Energy Review, as released by the U.S. Department of Energy.:

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                            Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                            2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011
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                            ------------------------YOY%------------------------
CPI                         3.8%    3.6%    3.6%    3.6%    3.2%    2.7%    2.1%
Motor Gasoline             26.9%   28.3%   30.2%   31.9%   28.9%   23.7%   16.2%
Residential Heating Oil      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   25.6%
Residential Natural Gas      n/a     n/a   -4.5%   -7.9%   -8.7%   -8.2%   -7.3%
Residential Electricity      n/a     n/a   -2.6%   -3.0%   -2.8%    1.1%    0.2%
                            ------------------------MOM%------------------------
CPI                         0.3%    0.1%   -0.1%    0.5%    0.6%    1.0%    0.5%
Motor Gasoline             -0.9%   -1.4%   -5.6%    2.6%    6.8%   10.7%    2.0%
Residential Heating Oil      n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    4.3%
Residential Natural Gas      n/a     n/a   16.2%    9.6%    7.2%    1.1%    1.7%
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                            Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                            2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011
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                            ------------------------MOM%------------------------
Residential Electricity      n/a     n/a    0.4%    1.6%    0.6%    2.9%    1.4%
                           ------------------------Levels-----------------------
CPI                       226.55  225.92  225.72  225.96  224.91  223.47  221.31
Motor Gasoline          
 Cents per gallon           1.62    1.64    1.66    1.76    1.72    1.61    1.45
 Dollars/million Btu       13.08   13.19   13.38   14.18   13.83   12.95   11.69
Residential Heating Oil 
 Cents per gallon            n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a    1.54
 Dollars/million Btu         n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a     n/a   11.11
Residential Natural Gas 
 Cents per gallon            n/a     n/a    6.24    5.37    4.90    4.57    4.52
 Dollars/million Btu         n/a     n/a    6.09    5.24    4.78    4.46    4.41
Residential Electricity 
 Cents per gallon            n/a     n/a    5.34    5.32    5.24    5.21    5.06
 Dollars/million Btu         n/a     n/a   15.66   15.60   15.36   15.27   14.83
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NOTE: CPI is the city average for all urban consumers, 1982-84=100,
not seasonally adjusted. Motor gasoline, natural gas and electricity
includes taxes, heating oil does not.

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