It’s a common cliché, the kind of thing that could be on a classroom poster: Give it 110%. Frequently said by athletes and business professionals alike, the sentiment sometimes causes others to wonder how it’s possible to give more than 100%.
That question may have come up again when the US Energy Information Administration Midwest (PADD II) refinery utilization rates greater than 100%, in the week ending in July 11.
In the week ending in July 25, EIA data showed the Midwest refinery utilization rate was 97.4%, down from two weeks ago’s all-time recorded high of 100.3%.
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