Storage

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

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

Frac Spread: Midwest Propane Price Responds To Cold, Crops

Conway’s price draws almost even to Mont Belvieu as demand for home heating competes with grain drying.

November 14, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Price Problems With Prodigious Permian Propane

Despite its recent rally, propane’s price is well below last year’s as the giant play fills up storage on the Gulf Coast.

November 7, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Natural Gas Spike Cuts Into Margins

NGL prices static as commodity traders remain unimpressed with progress on China trade deal.

October 31, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Propane Preps For Fall Classic

Ethane takes another hit, but the NGL ‘barrel’ rises to its level in August.

October 24, 2019

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

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Highest Since May

But ethane’s rally belies its fundamental price weakness, say analysts.

October 17, 2019

Crude Oil , Storage

US Crude Stocks Climb As Production Hits Record, Refineries Cut Output

U.S. crude stocks rose last week as refineries cut output to the lowest level in nearly two years and production edged higher to a record of 12.6 million barrels per day, the EIA said on Oct. 9.

October 10, 2019

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

Frac Spread: NGL Fundamental Struggles Resume In Attack Aftermath

High inventories constrain prices after brief jolt, but petrochemical producers could find opportunities in Asian markets.

September 26, 2019