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Coal-to-Gas Switching 2020

January 30, 2020 |
The mild winter of 2019-2020 has seen lackluster storage withdrawals and a building storage surplus which will leave the US natural gas market long in summer 2020.  While LNG exports continue to put up solid year-over-year gains of an...
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Coals’ Pain No Longer Gas’ Gain

October 31, 2019 |
Coal company bankruptcies have been a recurring theme in 2019. This was reinforced this week by the chapter 11 filing of Murray Energy, which is the US’s largest private coal mining company.  Over the last decade, low-cost shale gas...
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Winter Baseload Power Burn on the Rise

October 1, 2019 |
Summer power burn surged this year, buoyed by warmer-than-normal temperatures and historically low gas prices. While this summer burn was dramatic, it fits with a trend the market has been seeing since the beginning of the Shale Era: cheap...
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