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Natural Gas Methodology and Specifications

Clearly defined and transparent methodologies are the backbone of Platts’ price assessment processes. Platts’ methodologies provide detailed descriptions and explanations of how we assess the market value of commodities so that customers and other interested parties understand those processes. In this section, we post documentation by commodity and region for all published price assessments and indices.

North American Natural Gas Methodology

(as of December 2014)


European Natural Gas Methodology

(as of December 2014)


Shale Value Chain

(as of December 2014)


M2MS – Gas Methodology

(as of January 2014)


Platts-ICE Forward Curve -- Natural Gas (North America)

(as of January 2014)


Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Assessments and Netbacks Methodology

(as of May 2013)


Codes

Platts European Gas Daily: code list

(as of July 2014)


Related Material

Liquidity in North American Monthly Gas Markets

(as of December 2014)


2015 daily gas survey calendar

(as of November 2014)


2015 monthly bidweek calender

(as of December 2014)


2014 daily gas survey calendar

(as of November 2014)


2014 monthly bidweek calender

(as of November 2014)


2013 daily gas survey calendar


2013 monthly bidweek calender


2012 daily gas survey calendar


2012 monthly bidweek calender


2011 daily gas survey calendar


European Power -- Frequently Asked Questions (currently being updated)


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