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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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West Observer - Southwest demand at lowest level in two months
Southwest demand, not including exports to Mexico from the region, hit its lowest in nearly two months on Friday, as temperatures cooled to their ...more
Northeast Observer - Northeast production breaks record at 20.5 Bcf/d, demand expected to fall
Northeast cash fell sharply in Thursday's trading, as production set a new 20.5 Bcf/d record high and demand forecasts show significant declines ...more
Canadian Observer - TC Nova announces maintenance Upstream of James River
In addition to the throughput reduction at Huntingdon, there are two restrictions downstream of Westcoast Pipeline on TransCanada Alberta that ...more
Midcon Observer - PEPL sees immediate changes from Uniontown-to-Gas City project
Since Uniontown-to-Gas City went into service on Tuesday, there have already been a few noteable changes. The most obvious is the increase of ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Lavaca Bay LNG project canceled
Excelerate Energy has decided to scrap its floating LNG export facility in Texas due to the recent collapse of global oil prices and other economic ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Power burn drops, NE sets new all-time high
US power burn is the big mover on the day, down 2.3 Bcf/d to 31.8 Bcf/d after Thursday’s total was revised up 1.2 Bcf/d to 34.1 Bcf/d. This brings ...more
BENTEK Energy: 6 New Points Added to Our Database
We've added 6 new points to our database in the last thirty days. Dominion: 2 new points; Gulf South: 1 new point; Texas Eastern: 3 new points.
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer (Weekly) - Special Feature: Texas power demand grows despite strong wind generation
Texas power burn in August set new demand records for the month averaging at 5.9 Bcf/d, a build of more than 0.6 Bcf/d above August 2014 levels ...more
Canadian Observer - Station 2 prices may see no relief in September
Station 2 prices were expected to see some relief in the first week of September, as Westcoast Pipeline planned to increase capacity through ...more
Midcon Observer - Strong power burn in August leads to strong start in September
Despite Midwest power burn seeing declines at the tail end of August, it still managed to average 0.1 Bcf/d higher than the 5-year average at ...more
West Observer - Station 2 prices fall to all-time low
Station 2 prices settled in at just 24 cents on Monday, August 31, continuing its downward slide that began last month. A restriction at the ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - US supply, powerburn decline
Total US supply Thursday declined 0.9 Bcf/d to 77.8 Bcf/d, largely due to a fall of 0.8 Bcf/d to 5.1 Bcf/d in Canadian imports and a 0.1 Bcf/d ...more
Northeast Observer - Northeast storage injections up, nearing 5-year average inventory levels
Dominion reported an 8 Bcf injection for the week ending Aug 27, 1 Bcf higher than last week’s injection and well above the 5-year average 5.8 ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Southeast production experiences recent drop
Over the last three days, Southeast production has fallen to an average of 11.2 Bcf/d, with declines primarily concentrated in the offshore sample. ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - More solar and wind expected in September
In the coming month, several new power plants are expected to come online, and some are being retired. Some of the largest changes coming in ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Texas Manufacturing Survey shows mixed results
The Dallas Federal Reserve released the Texas Manufacturing Outlook Survey on August 31. Factory activity in Texas was almost flat in August ...more
West Observer (Weekly) - California storage inventories tower above 2014
Storage inventories at PG&E and SoCal, California’s biggest storage operators, is currently 313 Bcf, which is 48 Bcf above last year and a 27 ...more
Northeast Observer (Weekly) - Texas Eastern's Uniontown-to-Gas City Project Enters Full Service
Weekly Feature: On September 1st Texas Eastern’s Uniontown-to-Gas City Project (U2GC) entered service after receiving FERC authorization to commence ...more
Canadian Observer - Storage injections temporarily slowing in East Canada
East Canadian storage inventories currently sit at 190 Bcf, just 2.4 Bcf under the five-year average. But injections in East Canada have slowed ...more
West Observer - SoCal and PG&E surplus falls from spring levels, still 48 Bcf above 2014
Storage inventories at PG&E and SoCal, California’s biggest storage operators, are currently 313 Bcf, up 48 Bcf year on year and 27 Bcf above ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Production and Power Burn both see declines
Total US supply is down 0.5 Bcf/d from Tuesday, bringing it to 78 Bcf/d. US production ended up seeing a decrease of 0.7 Bcf/d after Tuesday’s ...more
Northeast Observer - Maintenance at Marc I-Transco interconnect suppresses Northeast production
The region has seen large production declines following a record setting day for output on Monday when Northeast production set a new daily high ...more
Midcon Observer - REX Zone 3 East-to-West project completes remaining downstream work
REX issued a notice Tuesday that it completed the remaining work on its Zone 3 E2W Project and received authorization from FERC to place the ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - EIA releases June US-Mexico export data
According to EIA data this week, total US gas exports to Mexico averaged 3.02 Bcf/d in June, roughly a 0.22 Bcf/d build over May and up 0.85 ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - EIA released June power demand estimates
The US Energy Information Administration recently released June data for natural gas consumption in the electric power sector (Form EIA-923). ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Southwest industrial demand at August highs
Industrial demand in the Southwest is at its highest point in at least the past 10 years, since Bentek began modeling flows in 2005, but will ...more
Canadian Observer (Weekly) - Station 2 prices hit all time low
Prices at West Coast Station 2 hit an all-time low on Friday of 54 cents, then fell more than 50% further over the weekend to settle at just ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Revisions to Monday mean new high for Northeast
Total US production is down 0.9 Bcf/d to 71.7 Bcf/d after production for Monday was revised up by 0.1 Bcf/d. Tuesday's fall was primarily made ...more
Northeast Observer - U2GC reverses flows; power burn lifts cash basis amid record NE production
A reversal of flows at the Gas City interconnect between TETCO and Panhandle Eastern Pipeline indicates Tuesday's start-up of the Uniontown-to-Gas ...more
Canadian Observer - Station 2 prices fall to all-time low
Station 2 prices settled at just 24 cents on Monday, continuing the slide that began on August 18 when prices fell 18 cents overnight to $1.83. ...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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The New Points Map allows you to view and select points added to Benport in the last 7 days. This view is based on our GEOflo™ application which allows you to access pipelines and points with the ability to view graphs and export data. View Map.
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