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Gas Pipeline Costs Run Higher, Again

February 1, 2019 |
On Friday Dominion Energy Inc. (NYSE: D) announced that the expected in-service date of its 1.5 Bcf/d Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) has been pushed to early 2021. In addition to this delay, cost estimates for the pipeline have risen...
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PG&E’s Bankruptcy Spelling Trouble for Ruby?

January 29, 2019 |
On January 14, 2019, Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) announced it would file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. California’s largest utility faces nearly $30 billion in potential liabilities stemming from wildfires in 2017 and 2018. As the company prepares...
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Producers Oil Hedging for 2019 Lacking?

January 15, 2019 |
Over the last several months, oil price volatility increased, oil prices collapsed, and now prices are back on the rise. One way that E&Ps can combat downside price risk is to enter into hedging contracts on future production to lock...
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Holiday Lights Boosting Natural Gas Demand?

December 21, 2018 |
Over the years, BTU Analytics has taken the opportunity to analyze the “relationship” between Thanksgiving and oil and gas markets around the end of November in our energy market commentary. Previous topics include “great turkey highways” in Appalachia, the...
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