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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.

European Natural Gas Methodology

(as of October 2015)

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Assessments and Netbacks Methodology

(as of October 2015)

North American Natural Gas Methodology

(as of August 2015)

Shale Value Chain

(as of December 2014)

M2MS – Gas Methodology

(as of March 2015)

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

(as of March 2015)


Platts European Gas Daily: code list

(as of July 2014)

Related Material

Liquidity in North American Monthly Gas Markets

(as of September 2015)

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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