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Texas Observer - El Paso Keystone Pooling maintenance puts pressure on Permian basis
El Paso Permian basis has come under downward pressure from the Keystone Pooling area maintenance, falling from $0.03 to ($0.15) over the past ...more
West Observer - Canadian inflows to PNW likely to rise going into winter
GTN deliveries into Malin will likely rise in the next few weeks as AECO pricing begins to weaken, widening the AECO-Malin spread. AECO is expected ...more
Rockies Observer - Multiple oil pipeline projects could result in DJ associated gas gains
Tallgrass-owned Pony Express Oil Pipeline (PXP) announced the start of a binding open commitment period to assess shipper interest for an expansion ...more
Southeast/Gulf Observer - Transco outage at Station 85 will reduce Mobile Bay receipts to 325 MMcf/d
Transco will begin work tied to the Mobile Bay South III expansion project that will require an outage at Compressor Station 85 and affect mainline ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - Monday's power burn revised up by 1.8 Bcf
US power burn on Tuesday fell by 228 MMcf day on day after Monday's burn was revised up by 1.8 Bcf during the I2 cycle. Tuesday's decline is ...more
Northeast Observer - TCO and Dominion continue strong injections
TCO maintained its strong injection pace last week, announcing an injection of 7.5 Bcf for the week ending September 26, which was slightly below ...more
Gulf Coast Production Analytic Report - Gulf production rises 41 MMcf on higher offshore output
Gulf production rose by 41 MMcf Tuesday to 6.24 Bcf, with offshore output rising 239 MMcf to 3.89 Bcf and onshore production falling 198 MMcf ...more
Midcon Observer - Canadian net imports rise in September on higher Great Lakes inflows
Canadian imports into the Midcontinent this month rose nearly 93MMcf/d above September 2013 levels to touch 4.8 Bcf/d. The increase is largely ...more
Canadian Observer - Production reaches 14 Bcf/d despite lingering maintenance events
Bentek estimates Canadian production jumped above 14 Bcf/d late last week for the first time since early September as Alberta production receipts ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Temperature drop drives up res/comm in Midcon
US dry gas production dropped to 68.7 Bcf today, a 0.4-Bcf/d decline from Monday. Regional declines were noted in the Rockies and Texas, each ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Canadian company acquiring, expanding North Carolina plant
Canada-based Linamar Corp. said it would acquire and expand the Carolina Forge Company plant in Wilson, NC. The company said it would invest ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Aluminum rolling mill will expand in Kentucky
Aleris Corp. said it would invest $350 million to expand aluminum rolling mill production capacity at its 1.6-million-square-foot Lewisport, ...more
Northeast Observer - Spectra Energy indicates Team 2014 expansion is in-service
According to Spectra Energy’s website, the TEAM 2014 expansion is now operational. However, recent flows at various meter points on TETCO have ...more
Texas Observer - Texas outflows to the Midcon reaching net positive territory
Total net flows from Texas to the Midcon reached positive territory last Thursday for the first time since June 4. Net flows hit 55 MMcf/d last ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - Power burn 1 Bcf/d lower than last Friday
Power burn in the US is 287 MMcf/d lower than Sunday and 1 Bcf/d lower than Friday. The drop from Sunday is concentrated in the Midwest and Southeast, ...more
Rockies Observer - Crude-rail facility proposed in the Denver-Julesburg
ARB Midstream LLC plans to build a new crude-by-rail loading terminal in Weld County, CO, to transport oil from the Denver-Julesberg to markets ...more
Gulf Coast Production Analytic Report - Total Gulf production drops 196 MMcf/d over the weekend
Total Gulf production came in 196 MMcf/d lower Monday at 6.10 Bcf/d compared to Friday's 6.30 Bcf/d. Offshore production made up the majority ...more
West Observer - US exports to Mexico displace LNG at Costa Azul
Mexico LNG imports have vaulted to 0.9 Bcf/d year-to-date, a 33% build over 2013 levels in defiance of lower-than-normal temperatures through ...more
Southeast/Gulf Observer - I3 southbound flows slow as shoulder season approaches
Over the last seven days, flows on the I3 corridor have averaged 320 MMcf/d southbound, a 190 MMcf/d drop from the 30-day average. This is largely ...more
Midcon Observer - Proposed processing capacity not enough to offset Bakken flaring
While midstream operators in the Williston Basin are scheduled to add roughly 0.9 Bcf/d of new gas processing capacity by 2019, additional capacity ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - US production slightly down, demand flat
US dry production averaged 68.9 Bcf/d this weekend and dipped to 68.6 Bcf/d
Canadian Observer - Statoil decides to suspend oil sands project
Statoil announced late last week it would postpone the development of its 40,000 b/d Corner oil sands project in northern Alberta for at least ...more
BENTEK Energy: 6 New Points Added to Our Database
We've added 6 new points to our database in the last thirty days. Dauphin Island: 1 new point; Northwest: 3 new points; Sea Robin: 1 new point; ...more
Northeast Observer Expansions (Biweekly) - Northeast Expansions Special Feature: A game of risks
Spectra Energy lists its TEAM 2014 expansion as in-service (pg. 6)
Market Recap Analytic Report (Weekly) - Ongoing maintenance hindering production
US dry production tumbled 0.6 Bcf/d week-over-week to an average of 68.7 Bcf/d as ongoing maintenance in the Northeast and Southeast continues ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - US production flattens, imports weaken
US production remains relatively flat Friday at 68.8 Bcf/d as slight increases in Southeast and West basins were offset by minimal declines in ...more
Texas Observer - Power demand well below historic levels; temperatures set to rise
Texas power burn sits on-average 400 MMcf/d lower than historic 5-year levels of 4.75 Bcf/d, on a season-to-date basis. This past week, power ...more
Rockies Observer - Displacement, mild temps limit REX outflows
The combined effects of mild weather in the Midcon and Northeast pushback from REX’s Seneca Lateral in Zone 3 have resulted in year-on-year declines ...more
West Observer - Pad drilling in the Permian adds upside risk to production projections
Pad drilling in the Permian has been slower to develop than in the Eagle Ford, as producers are primarily focusing on exploring and securing ...more
Northeast Observer - Production sample dips slightly; Magnum Hunter reports record production
Northeast production sample posted 130 MMcf/d drop in Friday's evening cycle. TETCO's receipts within Ohio dropped about 45 MMcf/d and volumes ...more


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