Petrochemicals

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Energy Prices Could Be Worse … And Probably Will Be

Fears of a global economic slowdown and continued storage increases have spooked traders.

August 8, 2019

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Policy & Regulations , Storage

Frac Spread: At This Rate, Will Oil And Gas Be OK?

Ethane tumbles to another record low; the Fed tries to defend against global economic weakness.

August 1, 2019

Petrochemicals

Fire Breaks Out At Exxon Mobil Facility In Baytown, Texas

Updated: Exxon Mobil said it was fighting a fire that erupted on July 31 at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex, injuring 37 workers and sending nearby residents indoors.

July 31, 2019

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Price Movements Signal Economic Worries

Ethane’s Mont Belvieu margin emerges from negative territory.

July 25, 2019

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Prices Bounce, Margins Improve

Margins mostly improve but ethane’s remains in negative territory.

July 18, 2019

Exploration & Production , Petrochemicals , Crude Oil , Midstream

Storm Barry Cuts US Gulf Coast Oil Production In Half

An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico cut more than half the region's oil production, with energy companies evacuating staff from offshore facilities and a coastal refinery.

July 12, 2019

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Energy Markets Rattled As Storm Nears

Ethane falls to the lowest point since Hart Energy began tracking price; oil jumps as Tropical Storm Barry approaches the Louisiana coast.

July 11, 2019

Investment , Petrochemicals , Natural Gas , Midstream

DUG East: Appalachia Is A Model Region For Petrochemical Profitability

Appalachia has accounted for 85% of production growth across the U.S., but it still gets overlooked for the Gulf Coast as the set up shop for petrochemicals.

July 9, 2019

Investment , Petrochemicals , Crude Oil , Trade , Renewables

Peak Oil Demand

The world is embarking on a low-carbon diet, but does this herald the end of the oil age? It’s complicated.

July 1, 2019

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Ethane Anxious To Get Cracking

Mont Belvieu price sags to a 40-month low as NGL slump continues.

June 20, 2019