Tag: hydrocarbon gas liquids

New infrastructure to increase takeaway capacity of Utica natural gas

New infrastructure to increase takeaway capacity of Utica natural gas

Nexus Gas Transmission project to deliver 1.5 Bcf/d of natural gas supplies from Utica region A number of pipeline projects that have been approved, or are in various stages of the approval process, would increase capacity to transport natural gas from the Utica production region in Ohio to natural gas markets, according to the US Energy […]

By November 22, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Future natural gas plant liquids production depends on resources, market conditions

Future natural gas plant liquids production depends on resources, market conditions

Since 2012, the US has built extensive capacity to use or export natural gas plant liquids Natural gas plant liquids (NGPL) accounted for 22 per cent of total US petroleum and other liquid fuels production in 2015. In EIA’s Annual Energy Outlook 2016 (AEO2016) Reference case, increases in NGPL account for a significant share of total increases in […]

Ethane production to increase as petrochemical consumption and exports expand

Ethane production to increase as petrochemical consumption and exports expand

Second ethane terminal expected to open at Morgan’s Point, Texas in Q3 2016 Ethane production is expected to increase from 1.1 million b/d in 2015 to 1.4 million b/d in 2017, accounting for two-thirds of total U.S. hydrocarbon gas liquid (HGL) production growth, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Ethane, a key feedstock for petrochemical manufacturing, is […]

US production of hydrocarbon gas liquids expected to increase through 2017

US production of hydrocarbon gas liquids expected to increase through 2017

Net propane exports to increase to 640,000 b/d in 2016 and to 740,000 b/d in 2017 as exports ramp up at two Gulf Coast terminal projects U.S. production of hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGL)—a group of products including ethane, propane, butanes, and natural gasoline—is expected to increase from 3.86 million barrels per day in 2015 to […]

New pipelines increase Northeast natural gas takeaway capacity

New pipelines increase Northeast natural gas takeaway capacity

New pipelines are moving natural gas to nearby market areas in Mid-Atlantic area (New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania) A number of recently completed and upcoming natural gas infrastructure projects are expected to increase the reach of natural gas produced in the Marcellus and Utica regions of the Northeastern United States (see map), according to the US […]

By January 28, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Heating oil and propane prices are lower this winter

Heating oil and propane prices are lower this winter

EIA expects prices will remain at lower levels throughout the winter A new survey shows propane and heating oil prices are lower than they were at this time last year and prices are expected to remain low throughout the winter, according to the US Energy Information Administration. The EIA’s State Heating Oil and Propane Program (SHOPP) […]

By December 10, 2015 0 Comments Read More →