Archive // Natural Gas

Cap and Trade Works!…Or Does It?

February 12, 2019 |
Last week, climate change took center stage when the “Green New Deal” was promoted in Washington DC. The Green New Deal, though, is not the only new proposal on the table. Initiatives across the US are being proposed to...
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DJ Basin Challenges Impacting Drilling Decisions

February 8, 2019 |
The DJ Basin continues to face both regulatory and midstream challenges. In November, Colorado voters rejected a ballot initiative to increase well setbacks. Now, a lawsuit arguing Colorado’s forced pooling statute is unconstitutional further mires the outlook for development in...
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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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LNG, Basis, Bottlenecks. Welcome to 2019

January 24, 2019 |
With Train 2 of Cheniere’s Corpus Christi LNG facility in the midst of commissioning and deliveries to the facility expected to ramp shortly, LNG exports are further cemented as a core of the US’ natural gas demand mix. Going...
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