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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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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 3:00 AM
We've added 27 new points to our database in the last thirty days. Columbia Gas: 1 new point; Dominion: 6 new points; East Tennessee: 1 new point; Enable Gas: 7 new points; Northwest: 1 new point; Southern Star: 2 new points; Tennessee: 1 new point; Texas Eastern: 2 new points; Texas Gas: 2 new points; TIGT: 2 new points; Trailblzr: 1 new point; Transco: 1 new point.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Point Updates – Meta data updates in the last 30-days
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 3:35 PM
Dawn supply dynamics could be headed toward a fundamental shift this winter. Union Gas is bringing on additional capacity to move gas from Dawn toward Toronto and further east while a substantial amount of longhaul contracts to move gas from Alberta to Ontario are set to roll off or transfer their supply source to Dawn. Union Gas’ Dawn-Parkway expansion is in response to the company’s view that supplies heading into Ontario from Alberta via longhaul transportation on TCPL Mainline are declining and will continue to do so. One aspect of this shift away from longhaul contracts involves over 600 MMcf/d of contracts to take gas from Alberta to Eastern markets will be shifting their supply source to Dawn. This week’s feature, however, will look at 300 MMcf/d worth of longhaul contracts that are set to e

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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*

09/09-09/15 Week
09/16-09/22 Forecast Week
East 19 19 TBD
Midwest 28 31 TBD
South Central -4 -2 TBD
Mountain 3 3 TBD
Pacific 2 1 TBD
Total 48 52 N/A

Weekly forecast is available to subscribers on Tuesday morning. 

* All storage numbers are in BCF

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