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Kinder Weathers Throughput Declines, Takes Writedown on Ruby Pipeline
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January 20, 2017

FirstEnergy Finalizes Deal to Sell PA Gas-Fired Power Plants

FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiaries Allegheny Energy Supply Co. LLC (AE Supply) and Allegheny Generating Co. (AGC) have reached an agreement to sell 1,572 MW of natural gas and hydro generating assets for $925 million in cash to an affiliate of New York-based power developer LS Power Group.

Regulator Approves Canadian End of 72-Mile Clean Power Tie With U.S.

A mothballed Ontario coal-fired power station would turn into the northern end of a new transmission link intended to increase traffic in renewable energy between Canada and the United States under a project endorsement awarded Thursday.

Third Propane Export License Granted by Canadian Regulators

Canadian natural gas producers have been granted a liquid byproduct growth entitlement with a lifespan of up to a quarter-century. The third propane export license granted by the National Energy Board (NEB) raised the total volume allowed for foreign sales over 25 years to 1.6 billion bbl to be shipped out at a brisk pace of as much as 222,000 b/d.

March Futures Highs Seen in Place; February Called Down 7 Cents

February natural gas is expected to open 7 cents lower Friday morning at $3.30 as traders admit any near-term advance will require additional cold weather, which for the moment is not forthcoming. Overnight oil markets rose.
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NatGas Cash Broadly Lower, But Futures Respond to Bullish Storage Data; February Adds 7 Cents

Physical natural gas for next-day delivery worked lower Thursday as traders made sure their deals were done by the 10:30 a.m. EST release of inventory data by the Energy Information Administration.

Perry Says He Regrets Saying He Would Dismantle DOE, Calls Climate Change Real

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry told lawmakers that he regrets saying he would dismantle the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and said he believes climate change is real, making him the third high profile appointment to break from President-elect Donald Trump on the issue.

FERC Authorizes Construction of Leach, Rayne Xpress Pipelines

A pair of proposed interstate natural gas pipeline projects stretching across Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Kentucky were authorized for construction and operation by FERC Thursday, despite concerns expressed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

FERC Opens Rate Investigations of Two Interstate NatGas Pipelines

FERC commissioners voted Thursday to initiate Natural Gas Act Section 5 investigations of the rates charged by two Kinder Morgan Inc. interstate natural gas pipelines -- Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America LLC [RP17-303] and Wyoming Interstate Co. LLC [RP17-302] -- to determine if they are just and reasonable.
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Natural Gas Traders Looking Past Bullish EIA Storage Withdrawal

Natural gas futures tried to work higher Thursday morning after the Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported a storage withdrawal that was greater than what traders were expecting.
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Kinder Weathers Throughput Declines, Takes Writedown on Ruby Pipeline

The fourth quarter marked the second in a row that Kinder Morgan Inc. took a writedown on natural gas pipeline assets. Revenue was down...

Texas Court Sets 'Low Bar' For Pipeline 'Common Carrier' Status, Lawyers Say

A recent ruling from the Texas Supreme Court set a "low bar" for pipeline developers seeking "common carrier" status to establish eminent domain authority, but it left for another day a "thornier question" relating to such status and affiliate transport contracts, lawyers reviewing the case said.
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Sempra's IEnova Considering $800M in Mexico Projects For 2017

Eight projects worth $800 million,including a stake in a major subsea natural gas pipeline in the Gulf of Mexico, are on the plate of Sempra Energy's Mexico-based Infraestructura Energetica Nova, SAB de CV, CEO Carlos Ruiz Sacristan said Monday.

Traders Brace For Storage Data Volatility; February Called A Penny Lower

February natural gas is set to open a penny lower Thursday morning at $3.29 as traders grapple with a wide range of estimates for a key government inventory report and weather forecasts turn slightly cooler. Overnight oil markets gained.
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NatGas Cash Weakens As Demand Falls; Futures Fumble For 11-Cent Loss

Both physical natural gas for Thursday delivery and futures struggled in Wednesday's trading as weather forecasts softened again. With supply down about 2 Bcf/d year/year, weather-related demand becomes the primary market balancing factor.

Pruitt Shares Vision For Less Top-Heavy EPA, Defends Oil, NatGas Ties

Oklahoma Attorney General (AG) Scott Pruitt, President-elect Trump's pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency, shared his vision Wednesday for a more cooperative relationship between state and federal regulators, while facing criticism from Democrats over his ties to the oil and gas industry.

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NGI's Bidweek Alert Day 5 - Dec 30 for January 2017
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FIXED RANGE BASIS RANGE
South Texas
Agua Dulce 3.62 to 3.63 --
Florida Gas Zone 1 -- -0.055 to 0.01
NGPL S. TX -- -0.11 to -0.09
Tennessee Zone 0 South -- -0.1225 to -0.115
Texas Eastern S. TX -- --
Transco Zone 1 -- -0.08 to -0.0725
East Texas
Carthage -- -0.09 to -0.09
Houston Ship Channel 3.59 to 3.72 --
Katy 3.62 to 3.67 -0.1275 to -0.1125
NGPL TexOk 3.59 to 3.63 -0.1325 to -0.12
Tennessee Zone 0 North -- --
Texas Eastern E. TX -- -0.135 to -0.135
Transco Zone 2 -- --
West Texas/SE New Mexico
El Paso Permian 3.40 to 3.65 --
Transwestern 3.51 to 3.51 --
Waha 3.60 to 3.62 --
Midwest
Alliance -- --
ANR ML7 -- 0.58 to 0.58
Chicago Citygate 3.89 to 4.39 0.34 to 0.475
Chicago - Nicor Gas 3.89 to 4.30 0.34 to 0.37
Chicago - NIPSCO 3.98 to 4.39 0.475 to 0.475
Chicago - North Shore -- --
Chicago - Peoples 4.11 to 4.22 --
Consumers Energy -- 0.145 to 0.185
Dawn 4.49 to 4.63 0.68 to 0.83
Emerson -- 0.03 to 0.09
Joliet 4.11 to 4.11 --
Lebanon -- 0.045 to 0.045
Michigan Consolidated 3.85 to 3.95 0.085 to 0.15
Parkway/Union -- 0.8425 to 0.9025
Midcontinent
ANR SW 3.66 to 3.67 -0.09 to -0.075
Enable East 3.50 to 3.50 -0.125 to -0.10
Enable West -- --
NGPL Amarillo Mainline -- --
NGPL Midcontinent 3.60 to 3.79 --
Northern Border Ventura -- --
Northern Natural Demarc 3.82 to 4.13 0.30 to 0.30
Northern Natural Ventura 3.97 to 4.25 --
OGT 3.42 to 3.78 -0.17 to -0.17
Panhandle Eastern 3.49 to 3.82 -0.0875 to -0.05
Southern Star 3.62 to 3.80 -0.10 to -0.10
North Louisiana/Arkansas
Perryville 3.74 to 3.74 --
Texas Eastern, M1, 24 -- --
Texas Gas Zone 1 -- -0.075 to -0.055
Trunkline Zone 1A -- -0.07 to -0.04
South Louisiana
ANR SE -- -0.05 to -0.04
Columbia Gulf Mainline -- -0.12 to -0.0725
Columbia Gulf onshore -- -0.0825 to -0.065
Florida Gas Zone 2 -- -0.045 to 0.005
Henry Hub -- 0.005 to 0.015
Southern Natural -- -0.0575 to -0.035
Tennessee Line 500 -- -0.0625 to -0.03
Tennessee Line 800 -- -0.07 to -0.06
Texas Eastern E. LA -- --
Texas Eastern W. LA -- -0.10 to -0.10
Texas Gas Zone SL 2.95 to 2.95 --
Transco Zone 3 3.87 to 3.87 -0.05 to -0.0225
Trunkline E. LA -- -0.06 to -0.03
Trunkline W. LA -- --
Southeast
FGT Citygate -- --
Florida Gas Zone 3 -- -0.045 to 0.015
Texas Eastern M-1, 30 -- -0.0775 to -0.0775
Transco Zone 4 3.71 to 3.71 -0.04 to -0.0175
Transco Zone 5 -- 1.825 to 1.96
Transco Zone 5 North -- --
Transco Zone 5 South -- 1.825 to 1.96
Appalachia
Clarington (non-Tenn) -- --
Columbia Gas -- -0.23 to -0.18
Dominion North 3.29 to 3.29 -0.68 to -0.53
Dominion South 3.14 to 3.29 -0.685 to -0.54
Leidy Hub -- --
Millennium East Pool -- -0.825 to -0.60
Tenn Zone 4 200L -- -0.45 to -0.27
Tennessee Zn 4 313 Pool -- -0.65 to -0.575
Tennessee Zn 4 Marcellus -- -0.85 to -0.65
Texas Eastern M-2, 30 Delivery -- -0.455 to -0.43
Texas Eastern M-2, 30 Receipt 3.24 to 3.46 -0.615 to -0.44
Texas Eastern M-3, Delivery -- 1.50 to 1.93
Texas Eastern M-3, Receipt -- --
Transco-Leidy Line 3.09 to 3.41 -0.82 to -0.57
Northeast
Algonquin Citygate -- 7.35 to 8.75
Algonquin Receipts -- 1.54 to 1.54
Dracut -- --
Iroquois Zone 2 -- 5.00 to 5.85
Iroquois, Waddington 8.52 to 8.52 4.00 to 4.65
Niagara -- --
Tenn Zone 5 200L -- 0.30 to 0.30
Tenn Zone 5 300L -- --
Tenn Zone 6 200L 12.56 to 12.56 8.50 to 8.80
Tenn Zone 6 300L -- --
Transco Zone 6 non-NY 5.92 to 5.93 1.79 to 2.45
Transco Zone 6 non-NY North 5.92 to 5.93 1.79 to 2.45
Transco Zone 6 non-NY South -- 1.80 to 1.80
Transco Zone 6 NY 8.50 to 9.52 4.75 to 5.65
Rocky Mountains
Cheyenne Hub 3.70 to 3.85 --
CIG 3.45 to 3.85 --
CIG DJ Basin 3.51 to 3.51 --
El Paso Bondad 3.85 to 3.85 --
El Paso non-Bondad 3.46 to 3.71 --
Kern River 3.54 to 3.97 --
Kingsgate -- --
Northwest S. of Green River 3.50 to 3.66 --
Northwest Sumas 4.13 to 5.40 --
Northwest Wyoming Pool 3.88 to 3.89 --
Opal 3.52 to 3.97 --
Questar 3.50 to 3.50 --
Stanfield 3.60 to 3.85 --
Transwestern San Juan 3.49 to 3.82 --
White River Hub 3.67 to 3.77 --
Arizona/Nevada
El Paso S. Mainline/N. Baja -- --
Kern Delivery -- --
California
Malin 3.54 to 3.95 --
PG&E Citygate 3.92 to 4.08 --
SoCal Citygate 3.85 to 4.25 --
Southern Border, PG&E -- --
Southern Border, SoCal 3.62 to 4.03 --
SoCal Border Avg. 3.62 to 4.03 --
Canada
Empress 3.55 to 3.86 --
NOVA/AECO C 3.25 to 3.65 --
Westcoast Station 2 2.94 to 3.40 --