Storage

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

Frac Spread: Ethane, Propane Wrestle For Market Share

NGL prices continue to slump, but the plunge in natural gas results in improved margins.

January 23, 2020

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

Frac Spread: Prices Falling And They’re Not Done

Natural gas, ethane and propane struggle with too much output and more to come.

January 16, 2020

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

Frac Spread: Iran Crisis Vs. China Talks—A Good Trade

Oil prices retreat after the Middle East tensions eased, but stronger fundamentals could emerge if trade initiatives succeed.

January 9, 2020

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

Frac Spread: Yes, Virginia, There Is A Price Slump

Last week’s dip was slight, but NGL haunted by ghost of December prices past.

December 19, 2019

Crude Oil , Storage , Construction

Executive: Trader Mercuria Aims To Open Gulf Coast Trading Hub

JV is building a crude storage facility near Corpus Christi where pipelines converge.

December 18, 2019

Natural Gas , Storage

EIA: S. California Gas Market Looks Healthier This Winter

Supplies have been tight since the leak in Aliso Canyon.

December 16, 2019

Marcellus–Utica Midstream , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Natural Gas , Frac Spread , Storage

Frac Spread: If Winter Gas Price Goes Up, It Won’t Last Long

High inventory will keep prices stable, says Greg Haas of Stratas Advisors; NGL prices struggle in the past week.

December 12, 2019

Mergers , Storage , Pipelines

Energy Transfer, Semgroup Complete Merger

Energy Transfer expands vast pipeline network and acquires strategic position on the Houston Ship Channel.

December 6, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Slow Ride

Hydrocarbon prices are improving, but at a slower rate than expected based on tailwinds.

December 6, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Winter Demand For Butane Bolsters NGL ‘Barrel’

Exports are also strong as normal butane chips away at the spread with isobutane.

November 21, 2019