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BENTEK Energy® is an energy market analytics company, providing data-driven research and deep market understanding to our clients. We are a recognized leader in natural gas, oil and NGL market fundamental analysis. But our expertise goes much further, into power, demand and other energy segments. We collect and organize data from all of these markets from thousands of sources worldwide, and then transform the data into actionable intelligence and key market insights. BENTEK provides a full range of products including daily market reports, online applications, comprehensive studies, consulting engagements and retainer services.


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Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Texas exports to Mexico reach 1.9 Bcf/d
Total Texas exports to Mexico continue to increase, averaging 1.9 Bcf/d over the past seven days, as flows from NET Mexico and El Paso continue ...more
Rockies Observer (Weekly) - Summer in the Rockies Part III: Home on the Range
Rockies outflows are measured along three corridors: the East, Northwest, and Southwest. However, as discussed in the previous two summer series ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer (Weekly) - Further rig count declines in Permian but production still in black
Permian rig counts felt further downward pressure, dropping by 16 rigs week-on-week to 463 rigs. At the Permian’s peak last year, rig counts ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Demand continues to fall on lower res/comm
Total US demand decreased by 2.8 Bcf/d from 95.5 Bcf/d to 92.7 Bcf/d today, driven largely by residential/commercial and power demand, which ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - U.S. power burn down on Thursday, could still set record for January.
U.S. power burn is down 0.97 Bcf/d, or 4%, from yesterday with declines in all Bentek cell regions except for the Northeast and Rockies. The ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - DENSO to expand fuel injection manufacturing at facility in Athens, TN
DENSO Manufacturing recently announced plans to expand production of its fuel injector business by adding 224,000 square feet of manufacturing ...more
Northeast Observer - TETCO compressor back to full capacity
Texas Eastern said its Chambersburg compressor station in Pennsylvania had returned to service after undergoing unplanned maintenance since December ...more
West Observer - PG&E storage activity will likely not be largely impacted by NE cold front
All eyes in the West are on PG&E’s storage activity going into next week as a cold front is bound for the Northeast.  NE demand will reach as ...more
Canadian Observer - Canadian supply reaches highest level since 2011
Canadian supply (production plus LNG imports) totaled nearly 15.4 Bcf/d Wednesday, which marks the highest such level since April 2011. As mentioned ...more
Midcon Observer - TransCanada delays ANR East Project in-service date
TransCanada has announced the planned in-service date for the ANR East project has been delayed to November 1, 2018, from its original target ...more
Rockies Observer - Pending northeast pushback, can Rockies flow West?
The third and final installment of the Summer in the Rockies series is set to be released later today, where the feature will wrap up the three-part ...more
West Observer (Weekly) - Feature: Permian continues to make strides, despite falling capex programs
Natural gas production in the Permian has grown at a break neck pace in the last year, jumping 17% year-on-year or 540 MMcf/d above the 2013 ...more
Northeast Observer (Weekly) - Special Feature: Northeast braces for another cold blast next week
The Northeast was slammed by a winter storm the past two days, which drove gas demand as high as 31 Bcf/d and regional prices at Algonquin and ...more
West Observer - Further rig count declines in Permian but production still in black
Permian rig counts felt further downward pressure, dropping by 16 rigs week-on-week to 463 rigs. At the Permian’s peak last year, rig counts ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - A sluggish start for Texas manufacturing in 2015
According to the January 2015 release of the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey, factory activity in the state got off to a slow start. The survey ...more
Northeast Observer - Coal making strides in ISO-NE generation stack post Vermont Yankee
Coal's share in the ISO-NE generation stack has remained strong after the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant was retired last month. Since Vermont ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Southeast supply grows as inflows from Texas Increase
Total Southeast supply, including pipeline inflows into the Southeast, averaged 20.8 Bcf/d over the past seven days as inflows from Texas increased. ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Demand drops after two days of increases
US demand dropped Wednesday after two consecutive days of rises, with total demand falling 0.6 Bcf/d to 95.8 Bcf/d. The decline was driven largely ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - 2014 data shows efficiency gains for Texas gas fleet
According to data released by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), wind generation was up 10% in 2014 from 2013 as nearly 3,500 ...more
Canadian Observer - Canaport sendout increases, could rise further next week
Since the beginning of the week, LNG sendout from the Canaport facility in southern New Brunswick has averaged 306 MMcf/d, which is more than ...more
Midcon Observer - Storage withdrawals flatten amid mild demand
Bentek's sample of Midcontinent storage withdrawals have flattened out at nearly 4 Bcf/d over the past seven days, marking the lowest this month, ...more
Rockies Observer - Midwest demand to incentivize Rockies flows east
Midwest demand is expected to near 30 Bcf/d early next week, providing a much needed opportunity for Rockies gas to find an outlet. Midwest demand ...more
BENTEK Energy: 22 New Points Added to Our Database
We've added 22 new points to our database in the last thirty days. Alliance Canada: 3 new points; Alliance USA: 2 new points; CIG: 3 new points; ...more
Canadian Observer (Weekly) - Westcoast delivers record volumes to US amid mild temperatures, high withdrawals
Since the beginning of the month, West Canada outflows to the Pacific Northwest have averaged 3.1 Bcf/d, which is the highest January average ...more
Northeast Observer Expansions (Biweekly) - Project updates
- TCO East Side faces disapproval from environmental groups (pg. 4)
Power Burn Analytic Report - Power burn demand up on Tuesday, largely driven by Winter Storm Juno
Bentek’s modeled estimate for U.S. power burn on Tuesday is at 22.4 Bcf/d, an increase of 176 MMcf/d from Monday. This is largely due to an uptick ...more
Northeast Observer - Gas demand rises with winter storm, but peak demand will hit next week
Northeast demand rose to 30 Bcf/d today and is forecast to peak tomorrow at 31 Bcf/d, roughly 7 Bcf/d above the seasonal norm, before moderating ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Southeast/Texas demand expected to average 29.5 Bcf/d over next six days
Total Southeast and Texas demand is expected to average 29.5 Bcf/d over the next six days, a 0.7 Bcf/d drop from the last three-day average, ...more
Midcon Observer - Midwest continues to receive net inflows from the Northeast despite cold
Bentek estimates that since the beginning of January, Midwest net inflows from the Northeast have averaged just under 0.8 Bcf/d, while averaging ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Demand rises for second day in a row
Total US demand rose another 0.7 Bcf/d today, led by a 0.6 Bcf/ build in ResComm demand. For the second day in a row, the Northeast led the charge, ...more


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Envisuals Hub Flow Maps™ are a dynamic set of maps that indicate changes in energy flows and regional pricing. Click on a map for more information. More
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