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Higher US gas prices may be sustained as demand continues climbing

July 14, 2016 (3:26)

US natural gas prices have recently been at their highest since last summer, including Henry Hub futures prices nearly breaking $3/MMBtu at the start of July.


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Houston (Platts)--25 Jul 2016 452 pm EDT/2052 GMT
Real-time prices across the US Northeast spiked Monday as electricity demand entered the peak hours of the day.
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Podcasts

June 21, 2016
As the UK votes on whether to leave the EU, we ask if UK or EU policies are more important for UK power prices.
April 15, 2016
With far-reaching changes in the EU power market design looming, and European baseload power prices heading for new lows, does nuclear have a long-term future in the EU's energy mix?
January 12, 2016
Stephen Burns, chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, discussed the future of US nuclear power in the wake of the Fukushima I nuclear accident.
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Feature: Mexico Energy

Mexico's first-ever power capacity auction suffered a setback March 30 when an erroneous winning bid was disqualified from preliminary results, which caused the need for a rerun that yielded different winners.
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US gas exports to Mexico set record in January
Data released by the EIA in March showed that US exports to Mexico reached a new high in January, highlighting the continued strength of the Mexico market and pointing to another strong year for exports in 2016.


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UK day-ahead power contracts rose March 21 amid stable power demand as forecasts for falling wind and solar power generation tightened surplus margins, sources said.




The Barrel Blog

June 30, 2016
Spot market prices for Australian thermal coal delivered to power stations in southern China have shrugged off their aura of doom and gloom.
May 23, 2016
It-s been about three weeks since a wildfire broke out in the heart of Alberta-s oil sands production area in the Athabasca region in Fort McMurray, and it is still raging.
May 09, 2016
Venezuela's oil industry is at risk of grinding to a halt, along with the rest of the nation, as El Guri, Venezuela-s largest hydroelectric power facility, could see a drop in output of 3,800 megawatts if eight of 18 turbines are shut down.
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