Articles by Ellen Beswick

New NAESB Gas Nomination Schedule to Be Proposed at FERC

The North American Energy Standards Board has ratified and will file with FERC a revised timeline for natural gas nomination cycles. And at the same time a splinter group of southwestern utilities has put together an alternative proposal, according to a Commission update issued Thursday on gas-electric coordination. Read More

Gas Export Authorization Could Bring on Haynesville Shale Production; Export Pricing a Problem

It wouldn't be a stretch for the United States to ramp up production to serve a 10 Bcf/d liquefied natural gas (LNG) export market by 2020, but whether the prospective exports would cause higher domestic natural gas prices could hinge on whether those exports are tied to Henry Hub gas or to or higher Brent crude equivalents, according to Patrick Rau, Natural Gas Intelligence (NGI) director of strategy and research. Read More