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Platts acquired Bentek Energy in 2011. Bentek was a recognized leader in natural gas, oil and NGL market fundamental analysis with expertise in power, demand and other energy segments. Bentek provided a full range of products including daily market reports,online applications, comprehensive studies, consulting engagements and retainer services.

By combining the skills and experience of Bentek with Platts, we can now provide a deeper level of market data, news, and analysis, on a regional and global basis, to meet the needs of analysts and traders.

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Friday, February 17, 2017 - 11:36 AM
Total US demand over the past week ranged from a low of 73.5 Bcf on February 11 to a high of 84.8 Bcf on February 15, and averaged about 81.5 Bcf/d for the week, down 6.1 Bcf/d from the prior week's average of 87.6 Bcf/d. Production had a bit of a seesaw week as well, dipping as low as 70.1 Bcf on February 14 and ended the week averaging 70.4 Bcf/d, down 0.4 Bcf/d from the prior week. LNG Sendout rallied at the end of the week, following a new cargo delivery to the Everett terminal in Massachusetts on February 16, rising to 0.7 Bcf/d, or about 0.3 Bcf/d more than last week. Current forecasts indicate weak demand may continue next week as temperatures are expected to average 53 degrees F, 6 degrees warmer than this week.

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EIA Storage Comparison

Indices Chg Date
TX Intra Flow™ 2272 BBtu -47.82% 04/27
Gulf Production™ 6.2 BBtu -8.82% 04/22

Weekly Storage Forecast*

02/03-02/09 Week
02/10-02/16 Forecast Week
East -42 -41 TBD
Midwest -37 -43 TBD
South Central -36 -22 TBD
Mountain -4 -5 TBD
Pacific -2 -3 TBD
Total -121 -114 N/A

Weekly forecast is available to subscribers on Tuesday morning. 

* All storage numbers are in BCF

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