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New Influx of Cash ‘A Positive,’ Says Cabot CEO

Houston’s Cabot Oil & Gas Corp., which now is focused on shale exploration, said Tuesday it sold its remaining investment in Canada for $61.3 million.

November 29, 2010

California Regulators Uncertain on PG&E Winter Pipe Pressures

California regulators on Thursday waived normal hiring processes to form a review panel to address concerns about Pacific Gas and Electric Co.’s (PG&E) ability to meet peak demand in the event of a severe cold snap in the San Francisco Bay Area.

October 15, 2010

Recent Weakness Keeping Traders Wary; June Falls 1.8 Cents

Natural gas futures slid lower in uninspired trading Monday and traders have begun to question the markets ability to test the upper end of its trading range. June futures fell 1.8 cents to $4.017 and July shed 3.1 cents to $4.075. July crude oil added 17 cents but the remaining contract months posted losses.

May 25, 2010

AGA Sees Reason for Optimism in Diversity of Gas Supply

An abundance of natural gas and the diversity of the supply should quell any doubts about the ability of gas to supply the country with energy well into the next century, according to a report issued last Wednesday by the American Gas Association (AGA).

January 25, 2010

AGA Sees Reason for Optimism in Diversity of Gas Supply

An abundance of natural gas and the diversity of the supply should quell any doubts about the ability of gas to supply the country with energy well into the next century, according to a report issued Wednesday by the American Gas Association (AGA).

January 22, 2010

Transportation Notes

Supplies in the market area are being scheduled at quantities much higher than actual deliveries, Northern Natural Gas said Thursday, and its ability to put excess gas into storage that was nominated long to the system is limited. Thus it will implement a System Underrun Limitation for market-area zones ABC, D and EF Saturday. “The forecast indicates loads will continue to decline over the weekend due to warmer weather,” the pipeline said.

January 15, 2010

EIA Initiative to Assess Energy Price Drivers, Including Speculation

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) last Wednesday launched an initiative aimed at improving its ability to understand and analyze what drives energy prices, including speculation and hedging.

September 14, 2009

EIA Initiative to Assess Energy Price Drivers, Including Speculation

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) Wednesday launched an initiative aimed at improving its ability to understand and analyze what drives energy prices, including speculation and hedging.

September 10, 2009

Proposed Pipeline Would Link Chicago and Ontario Trading Hubs

Natural gas buyers in the northeastern United States, Ontario and Quebec are being promised improved ability to shop around for supplies — potentially on a global market — by a small but strategic pipeline project.

May 18, 2009

Proposed Pipeline Would Link Chicago and Ontario Trading Hubs

Natural gas buyers in the northeastern United States, Ontario and Quebec are being promised improved ability to shop around for supplies — potentially on a global market — by a small but strategic pipeline project.

May 14, 2009