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Trouble In The West

Independent Upstream, Midstream & Downstream Oil, Natural Gas & NGL Analysis and Due Diligence.
April 21, 2017 |
In a recent Energy Market Commentary piece, BTU covered California natural gas demand destruction from increasing renewable energy growth. Strong showings from both Hydro and Solar power generation have driven natural gas demand to a 5-year low in CA,...
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Alpine High – Good Play Poor Timing?

February 24, 2017 |
Production growth out of the Permian in 2017 and 2018 is coming, and BTU Analytics has previously highlighted the impact to crude oil markets and oil related infrastructure. But how does a major new gas play in the Permian fit...
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Future of the Piceance

Independent Upstream, Midstream & Downstream Oil, Natural Gas & NGL Analysis and Due Diligence.
January 6, 2017 |
According to the USGS, the Piceance Basin is one of the largest gas resources in the country in estimated reserve volume, second only to the Marcellus. But despite the sizeable potential recovery available in Western Colorado, the Piceance has been...
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Proppant Demand on the Rise

December 12, 2016 |
As producers strive towards maximizing overall recovery, one significant trend seen over the last few years is an increase in the amount of proppant used per well. In 2014 and 2015 low sand prices helped build proppant demand, and ultimate recovery...
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