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Despite Delays, Mexico’s Natural Gas Pipeline Buildout Marches On
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While natural gas producers in the Permian and Eagle Ford basins have welcomed the recent completion of pipeline projects on both sides of the US-Mexico border, several projects farther downstream in Mexico still face delays. Read More
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December 14, 2018

Natural Gas Futures Tumble as Warmth Set to Linger Through Year-End; Spot Gas Slides

  • Natural gas futures slashed as weather models converge in showing milder weather for remainder of December
  • Truly cold air could return by early January, but supply concerns should alleviate with span of mild weather
  • Production remains off recent highs as pipelines undergo maintenance ahead of peak winter months
  • Spot gas prices drop 30-40 cents at most market hubs as comfortable temperatures blanket much of country
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Despite Delays, Mexico’s Natural Gas Pipeline Buildout Marches On

While natural gas producers in the Permian and Eagle Ford basins have welcomed the recent completion of pipeline projects on both sides of the US-Mexico border, several projects farther downstream in Mexico still face delays.
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January Natural Gas Marginally Higher After 'Aimless' Trading Session; Spot Gas Bounces

  • Natural gas prices swing wildly but end volatile session barely changed
  • Long-range weather models remain unclear, but forecasters agree that January coud get progressively colder
  • EIA reports smaller-than-expected 77 Bcf withdrawal from storage, but deficits to historical levels widen and could linger well into 2019
  • Big gains in production needed to close the storage gap, put supplies back at comfortable levels
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South of the U.S., It’s Colombia, Not Mexico, Likely to Adopt Fracking

Though hydraulic fracturing (fracking) has transformed the energy sector in the United States, only Argentina in Latin America has followed its lead in commercially developing hydrocarbons through unconventional drilling.
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Natural Gas Prices “Sleighed” Amid Warming December Outlook; Spot Gas Slips Further

  • Winter natural gas prices plunge as outlooks show only one brief cold snap on tap for remainder of month
  • Technical price indicators reflect “stern support level” that could portend bounce ahead
  • Spot gas prices a sea of red outside of West Texas
  • BREAKING: EIA reports a 77 Bcf storage withdrawal for the week ending Dec. 7
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Autonomy Of Mexico Energy Regulators Possibly At Risk, Experts Warn

The state-centric policies of Mexico’s new government could threaten the autonomy of the country’s energy regulators, according to experts.

Natural Gas Futures Down as Return to Colder Temps Potentially Delayed

  • January Nymex down 13.8 cents to $4.407; February down 10.2 cents to $4.258
  • “As expected, models are showing that the return of cold will likely be delayed to the end of December,” says Bespoke
  • Production to pressure Henry Hub prices lower in 2019: EIA
  • Lower 48 production posting large swings over past two weeks: Genscape

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NGI's Bidweek Alert Day 5 - November 30th for December 2018
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FIXED RANGE BASIS RANGE
South Texas
Agua Dulce -- --
Florida Gas Zone 1 -- --
NGPL S. TX -- --
Tennessee Zone 0 South -- -0.1050 to -0.0925
Texas Eastern S. TX -- 0.0200 to 0.0300
Transco Zone 1 -- -0.0300 to 0.0000
East Texas
Carthage -- -0.1425 to -0.1100
Houston Ship Channel 4.445 to 4.530 0.1000 to 0.1500
Katy -- 0.1000 to 0.1000
NGPL TexOk 4.500 to 4.500 -0.1600 to -0.1450
Tennessee Zone 0 North -- --
Texas Eastern E. TX -- --
Transco Zone 2 -- --
West Texas/SE New Mexico
El Paso Permian 0.300 to 3.280 --
El Paso - Keystone Pool 0.500 to 0.850 --
El Paso - Plains Pool 3.000 to 3.280 --
El Paso - Waha Pool 0.300 to 0.700 --
Transwestern 0.400 to 0.700 --
Transwestern - Central 0.400 to 0.700 --
Transwestern - W. TX 0.700 to 0.700 --
Waha -0.600 to 1.800 --
Midwest
Alliance -- --
ANR ML7 -- --
Chicago Citygate 4.320 to 4.465 --
Chicago - Nicor Gas 4.320 to 4.465 --
Chicago - NIPSCO 4.365 to 4.405 --
Chicago - North Shore -- --
Chicago - Peoples 4.350 to 4.350 --
Consumers Energy -- 0.0600 to 0.1400
Dawn 4.485 to 4.950 0.1850 to 0.4000
Emerson -- 0.2950 to 0.5250
Joliet -- --
Lebanon -- -0.0300 to -0.0300
Michigan Consolidated -- 0.0000 to 0.0600
NGPL Amarillo Mainline -- --
Parkway/Union 4.830 to 5.015 0.3050 to 0.3900
REX Zone 3 Delivered -- -0.0800 to -0.0450
REX into ANR - Shelby -- -0.0800 to -0.0500
REX into MGT - Edgar -- --
REX into NGPL - Moultrie -- -0.0500 to -0.0450
REX into PEPL - Putnam -- -0.0600 to -0.0600
REX into Trunk - Douglas -- --
Midcontinent
ANR SW -- -0.2800 to -0.2500
Enable East -- -0.0200 to 0.0300
Enable West -- --
NGPL Midcontinent 3.820 to 3.885 -0.4000 to -0.3500
Northern Border Ventura -- --
Northern Natural Demarc 4.335 to 4.670 0.3400 to 0.3400
Northern Natural Ventura 4.950 to 5.135 0.9500 to 0.9500
OGT 3.820 to 4.200 -0.7600 to -0.7600
Panhandle Eastern -- -0.3400 to -0.3000
Southern Star -- -0.2600 to -0.2000
North Louisiana/Arkansas
Perryville -- -0.0600 to -0.0600
Texas Eastern, M1, 24 -- --
Texas Gas Zone 1 -- -0.1050 to -0.0700
Trunkline Zone 1A -- -0.0900 to -0.0750
South Louisiana
ANR SE -- -0.0850 to -0.0550
Columbia Gulf Mainline 4.490 to 4.520 -0.1300 to -0.0850
Columbia Gulf onshore -- -0.0400 to -0.0350
Florida Gas Zone 2 -- --
Henry Hub -- 0.0100 to 0.0350
Southern Natural -- -0.0700 to 0.0050
Tennessee Line 500 -- -0.0150 to 0.0000
Tennessee Line 800 -- --
Texas Eastern E. LA -- -0.1200 to -0.1000
Texas Eastern W. LA -- -0.0400 to -0.0400
Texas Gas Zone SL -- --
Transco Zone 3 -- 0.0000 to 0.0225
Trunkline E. LA -- --
Trunkline W. LA -- --
Southeast
FGT Citygate -- --
Florida Gas Zone 3 -- 0.0550 to 0.0650
Texas Eastern M-1, 30 -- -0.0600 to -0.0600
Transco Zone 4 -- -0.1200 to 0.0550
Transco Zone 5 -- 1.1000 to 1.4000
Transco Zone 5 North -- 1.2300 to 1.3500
Transco Zone 5 South -- 1.1000 to 1.4000
Appalachia
Columbia Gas -- -0.3250 to -0.1400
Dominion North -- --
Dominion South -- -0.4600 to -0.3300
Leidy Hub -- --
Millennium East Pool -- -0.4100 to -0.2800
Tenn Zone 4 200L -- -0.1550 to -0.0800
Tennessee Zn 4 313 Pool -- -0.2800 to -0.2650
Tennessee Zn 4 Marcellus -- -0.3500 to -0.3500
Texas Eastern M-2, 30 Delivery -- --
Texas Eastern M-2, 30 Receipt -- -0.4600 to -0.3300
Texas Eastern M-3, Delivery -- 0.8600 to 1.0200
Texas Eastern M-3, Receipt -- --
Transco-Leidy Line -- -0.3800 to -0.2000
Northeast
Algonquin Citygate -- 5.5500 to 6.5500
Algonquin Citygate (non-G) -- 5.5500 to 6.5500
Algonquin Receipts -- --
Iroquois Zone 2 -- 3.5500 to 3.7500
Iroquois, Waddington -- 1.0000 to 1.3300
Niagara -- 0.3200 to 0.3200
Tenn Zone 5 200L -- --
Tenn Zone 5 200L East -- --
Tenn Zone 5 200L West -- --
Tenn Zone 5 300L -- --
Tenn Zone 6 200L -- 5.6000 to 7.5000
Tenn Zone 6 200L North -- 7.1500 to 7.5000
Tenn Zone 6 200L South -- 5.6000 to 6.3500
Tenn Zone 6 300L -- --
Transco Zone 6 non-NY -- 0.7500 to 1.1500
Transco Zone 6 non-NY North -- 0.7500 to 1.1500
Transco Zone 6 non-NY South -- --
Transco Zone 6 NY -- 1.8900 to 2.2500
Rocky Mountains
Cheyenne Hub 4.080 to 4.400 --
CIG 4.050 to 4.350 --
CIG DJ Basin 3.900 to 3.950 --
El Paso Bondad 3.800 to 3.800 --
El Paso San Juan 3.145 to 3.410 --
Kern River 5.470 to 6.550 --
Kingsgate -- --
Northwest S. of Green River 4.100 to 4.170 --
Northwest Sumas 14.350 to 20.000 --
Northwest Wyoming Pool 5.720 to 6.100 --
Opal 5.415 to 6.500 --
Questar -- --
Stanfield -- --
Transwestern San Juan -- --
White River Hub 4.050 to 4.200 --
Arizona/Nevada
El Paso S. Mainline/N. Baja -- --
Kern Delivery 9.500 to 11.600 --
California
Malin 5.750 to 6.650 --
PG&E Citygate 6.000 to 7.100 --
SoCal Citygate 12.450 to 15.250 --
Southern Border, PG&E 3.500 to 3.500 --
Southern Border, SoCal 4.000 to 11.750 --
SoCal Border Avg. 4.000 to 11.750 --
SoCal Border - Blythe -- --
SoCal Border - Ehrenberg 4.000 to 4.650 --
SoCal Border - Kern River Station -- --
SoCal Border - Kramer 9.750 to 11.750 --
SoCal Border - Needles -- --
SoCal Border - Topock -- --
SoCal Border - Wheeler Ridge -- --
Canada
Alliance (APC) - ATP -- --
Empress 4.895 to 5.320 --
NOVA/AECO C 1.860 to 2.150 --
Westcoast Station 2 1.270 to 1.270 --
NOTE: Both the buy and the sell side of transactions are counted in this table, as they are in NGI’s daily, weekly and bidweek natural gas price tables, a standard practice which supports consistency and uniformity across products as explained in our price methodology.





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