(click the image to read more) Electricity futures were lifted due to an upsurge of natural gas prices. The regulatory delays for a few pipeline projects in the Appalachian markets and the unexpected bullish weather forecast shifts helped the natural gas market to rally and run up over the past month.  

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Monday Musings ……   We saw the Nymex prompt month climb over $.30 last week due to record setting storage withdraws, market constraints and weather models coming in colder for February.  So, if you are in a market that has an inverse relationship with the Nymex, now’s the time to look at your basis market.  …

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Regulatory Issues: There are several regulatory issues that customers should monitor for 2017, with impacts potentially hitting in 2018.  The biggest and most noteworthy trend, is finding new ways to compensate power generators, which means consumers will likely have to pay more for electricity. In PJM territory, your likely to see less demand response providing…

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Platt’s put out a good infographic on the potential bull market for 2017.  Factors that could change these predictions: Donald Trump coming into office – Trump is very pro oil & gas, which could lead to more supply coming into the market LNG – Exporting LNG will increase in 2017, but how much it will…

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