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Fast Facts Aug 19, 2019

What can a barrel of oil make?

The list of everyday products from just one barrel of oil underscores how much we rely on petroleum

U.S. crude oil production continues to increase, surpassing 12 million barrels per day in April 2019, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported in July.

While most of us have never seen a barrel of crude oil, what’s inside these 42-gallon drums is central to our lives.  

Consider that just one barrel of domestic crude oil can produce all of the following, according to JWN Energy:

DID YOU KNOW? Aera Energy is a three-time recipient of the Forbes America’s Midsize Employer List, placing ninth in the 2022 ranking and securing its spot in the top ten midsize companies to work for in the United States.

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