Highlights trading opportunities in the FTR & prompt month markets; released five days prior to monthly FTR auction
Granular visibility into the future flow and price of power with fundamentals-based congestion analysis & market analyst expertise
Term Energy Price Forecast
Industry-leading proprietary data & power market analytics for retailers, utilities, & industrials in WECC
Europe Coal Burn Report
Delivers accurate estimates of European power plant burn in the preceding week; direct measurements of 65% of European coalfired capacity & 57% of the lignite-fired capacity in 13 countries. Data for the UK comes from publicly available generation data
European Emissions Report
Tracks emissions by country or company & provides visibility into complete fuel mix used by the Western European power sector
Generation Fuel Monitor Report
Delivers complete MWH estimates for all fuel types (coal, gas, renewables, nuclear) months in advance of EIA data & regional U.S. natural gas & coal burn estimates highlight trends in fuel-switching
US Coal Burn Report
Accurate estimates of U.S. coal power plant consumption by tonnage on a census region level; plant level data on 60% of the installed coal-fired capacity in the U.S.
Largest combined public & private U.S. natural gas database delivers gas nominations 12 hours earlier than other sources
Natural Gas Production Forecast
The only gas production forecast that provides weekly updates & detailed production forecasts for over 50 regions in the Lower 48 & Canada
Natural Gas Regional Basis Reports
16 regional reports monitoring constraints that define pricing points across the Lower 48 & Canada accompanied by commentary incorporating pipeline maintenance & real-time notices
Natural Gas Real-Time (RT)
Near real-time postings for 156 U.S. natural gas pipelines, 900+ updates/day covering 48 cycles; 20,000 locations identified by facility type, meter, DRN, includes 7 years historical data & weather overlays
Natural Gas Portal
Access U.S. natural gas basis data & analysis, & notice & maintenance events in easy customizable platform
Storage Supply & Demand Report
Weekly U.S. natural gas storage two days before the EIA estimate, a weekly recap after the number on Thursday & a spreadsheet with the supply & demand history
Global LNG Monitor
Self-correcting, self-learning predictive analytics service continuously recalculates all LNG vessel routes, mid-voyage changes, and destination ports
Datafeed gives natgas traders and analysts hands-on access to the industry’s best natural gas database
The recent announcement of a Midcontinent crude pipeline may spark new interest about the fate, and possible reversal, of the 1.2 million b/d, but famously underutilized, Louisiana-to-Illinois Capline Pipeline. And its construction could dampen crude-by-rail unloadings at St. James, LA.
The boom in U.S. ethane supplies, thanks to the proliferation of drilling in shale gas plays, has prompted the U.S. petrochemical industry to expand steam cracker capacity and build entirely new crackers. This new capacity is ethane-fed, and access to plentiful ethane supplies could position the U.S. as...
Last week’s sizable slowdown in monitored throughput on TransCanada’s Gulf Coast pipeline out of Cushing has continued the recent gradual restocking trend at the key Oklahoma storage hub, leaving October WTI crude futures still trading well below the $100 per barrel mark. Genscape measured...
Brian Busch, Director, Oil Market & Business Development
August 18, 2014
Genscape has seen significant builds in crude oil inventory at Cushing, OK, over the past two weeks, reporting increases totaling over 2,000,000 barrels since Aug. 4, ending six months of destocking. The market reacted to the latest inventory measurement with WTI trading off by as much as $1.00 in the hour...
Whilst West African crude oil price differentials versus Brent have been collapsing to record lows over the past few months, overall exports have remained incredibly steady. Genscape’s tracking of WAF cargos showed that July exports were up 4.8mn bbls compared to the previous month, and have...
Hillary Stevenson, Manager of Supply Side Analytics
August 15, 2014
Reports of an early restart at CVR’s 115,700 bpd Coffeyville refinery raised WTI prices by $0.15 briefly Aug. 14. Genscape market alerting quickly provided the refinery’s correct operational status and returned WTI pricing to the downward trend seen previous to the erroneous restart report....
The continuation of U.S. Gulf Coast ethylene cracker expansions has left several key units offline for months as companies initiated lengthy maintenance outages this year. These outages, along with several unplanned ethylene cracker upsets have caused significant price volatility in the U.S. Gulf Coast and...
The unexpected shutdown of the Coffeyville Refinery last week due to fire knocked out 115,000 bpd of crude oil directly connected to Cushing. This lead to an expected build for Cushing this week, but after a slight build in our midweek report, Genscape is reporting a continued decline in Cushing inventories...
Brian Busch, Dir., Oil & Business Development & Hillary Stevenson, Supply Side Analytics Manager
August 01, 2014
WTI prices fell on news of a fire and subsequent shutdown at CVR’s 115,000 bpd Coffeyville Refinery, adding to the existing downward trend caused by economic news. Genscape was first to alert the industry of the fire and shutdown just before 6:00 AM (CDT) Tuesday morning via distribution over Reuters...