Illinois Crude Oil Production Totaled 7.18M Barrels in 2023

Illinois crude oil production totaled 7,184,282 barrels in 2023, according to data compiled by the…


Updated Report: Illinois Oil Reserves Generated $108.6M in Local Property Tax Revenue From 2007-2021

Many Illinoisans may not be aware that the state’s active oil production leases are assessed and…


Diesel: The Underappreciated Lifeblood of Our Economy

With talk of possible diesel shortages making news this fall, it can’t be emphasized enough that…