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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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BENTEK Energy: 15 New Points Added to Our Database
We've added 15 new points to our database in the last thirty days. Dominion: 2 new points; Equitrans: 1 new point; Maritimes NE: 1 new point; ...more
West Observer (Weekly) - CAISO Power Load reaches highest level since September 2014
Power load in CAISO reached its highest level in almost 10 months on Tuesday, climbing to 817 GWh/d, roughly 81 GWh/d above its prior seven-day ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer (Weekly) - Special Feature: Texas Rig Decline May Have Bottomed
The decline in drilling rigs in Texas producing areas appears to have stopped. Total rigs operating in Texas averaged 408 in June, a 57% decline ...more
West Observer - SoCal storage falls in line with 5-year average
SoCal’s working gas in storage fell to 107 Bcf Wednesday, down 4 Bcf from its year-to-date peak seen June 23 when inventories reached 111 Bcf. ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Southeast power demand weakens week on week
Over the past seven days, power demand in the Southeast and Texas has averaged a combined 14.9 Bcf/d, suggesting a week on week decline of nearly ...more
Northeast Observer - Capacity lift provides production gain on Leidy Line in Wednesday's I2
Production Receipts on Transco's Leidy Line were revised up by 230 MMcf/d in Wednesday's I2 cycle and have remained flat through Thursday. However, ...more
Canadian Observer - Alberta production making its way into Dawn
As Dawn continues to inject at above average rates this year, it is doing so by sourcing more gas from West Canada and less from a traditional ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Sharp revision to Wednesday's production
Wednesday's production estimate was revised up 1 Bcf in the I2 cycle, driven mainly by revisions in the Northeast. Bentek's Appalachia-North-PA ...more
Midcon Observer - ANR to commence maintenance near Mooreland Compressor Station
ANR sent notice Tuesday to begin planned pipeline maintenance on its Gageby SW 1 segment near its Mooreland CS in Mooreland County, OK. Receipt ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - Power burn soars in June, will it stay aloft?
Total power burn demand for June averaged 29.3 Bcf/d, 0.4 Bcf/d shy of Bentek’s forecast for the month and up 5.2 Bcf/d from May, pushing year-to-date ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Propane demand from stream crackers on the rise
Data from Jacobs Consultancy's Hodson Report issued Monday showed propane demand from steam crackers averaged 374,000 b/d in May, up 19,000 b/d, ...more
Northeast Observer (Weekly) - Transco begins net flowing to the Southeast
Bentek’s estimate of Transco net flows traversing northbound from North Carolina into Virginia flipped to flowing net southbound for the first ...more
West Observer (Weekly) - CAISO Power Load reaches highest level since September 2014
Power load in CAISO reached its highest level in almost 10 months Wednesday , climbing to 817 GWh/d, roughly 81 GWh/d above its prior seven-day ...more
West Observer - CAISO power load hits 10-month high
Power load in CAISO reached its highest level in almost 10 months Wednesday, climbing to 817 GWh/d, roughly 81 GWh/d above its prior seven-day ...more
Northeast Observer - REX Zone 3 receipts reach all-time high
In a notice released 6/29, REX has confirmed the East-to-West project in-service date is set for August 1, although facility construction will ...more
Canadian Observer - East Canada Closes June as net importer from US Northeast
June came to a close this year with imports from the Northeast US averaging 245 MMcf/d, the first time Canada has averaged June imports from ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - Supreme court finds fault with MATS, impact limited
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that the Environmental Protection Agency erred by refusing to consider cost when deciding to regulate emissions ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - US exports to Mexico strengthen in late June
Bentek estimates US exports to Mexico over the past week may have averaged as high as 3.3 Bcf/d, up about 0.2 Bcf/d from the rest of the month. ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Demand continues to rise
US demand totaled 68.0 Bcf on Wednesday, a net increase of 0.7 Bcf from Tuesday. Wednesday's estimate of total demand represents the highest ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Industrial demand declines through June
US industrial demand averaged 18.8 Bcf/d for the month of June, down 0.7 Bcf/d from May and 0.9 Bcf/d below Bentek's forecast for the month. ...more
Midcon Observer - Iowa and Michigan are committed to transferring to gas power Plants
Utilities in Iowa and Michigan plan to move forward with closing coal-fired power plants or converting existing coal burners to natural gas despite ...more
Canadian Observer (Weekly) - Pacific Northwest LNG Receives Final Investment Decision
When the proposed Pacific Northwest LNG facility announced earlier this month that a Conditional Final Investment Decision was arrived at, it ...more
Power Burn Analytic Report - Mid-C heat rates on the burn, sets new June record
Notably warm weather in the Pacific Northwest along with low spot gas prices at the Sumas hub have turned up the heat for day-ahead on-peak power ...more
Industrial End Users Analytic Report - Texas manufacturing declines slow
Texas factory activity continued its downward trend in June despite a slight strengthening for all key indicators, according to the Texas Manufacturing ...more
Canadian Observer - East Canada storage trending toward five-year average
East Canadian storage at Dawn this June continued the May trend of injecting slightly above the five-year average at 1.2 Bcf/d, thanks to higher ...more
Midcon Observer - Inflows from Rockies decline for Month of June
Total inflows to the Midcon region fell 545 MMcf/d month on month for June with the majority of the decline coming from the Rockies, down 464 ...more
Northeast Observer - Power demand expected to hover around 6.5 Bcf/d over next few days
Northeast power burn is expected to hit 6.5 Bcf/d today, a day over day increase of about 0.4 Bcf/d as average temperatures in New York City ...more
West Observer - PNW power burn notches record high
Deliveries to gas-fired power plants in the PNW reached 1.04 Bcf/d June 28, surpassing the previous daily high set in December 2013. Additionally, ...more
Southeast/Gulf/Texas Observer - Texas storage data suggest strong regional production
Gas storage data released by the Rail Road Commission of Texas show that Texas inventories rose to 371 Bcf in May, a 64.6 Bcf build over April ...more
Supply/Demand Balance Analytic Report - Production slips below 72 Bcf/d; demand rebounds
US production fell to 71.5 Bcf on Tuesday, a drop of 0.5 Bcf from Monday. After averaging 72.1 Bcf/d for the past week, production fell below ...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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