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November 2016 Edition

Editor: Brendan Tierney, 978-717-6144


  • Lots of trading activity during this years’ NOV-MAR trading period.
  • The capacity release deals saw an increase of nearly double compared to the previous month.
  • The annualized awarded capacity in October saw a 4 time increase from the month of September.
  • Likewise, an increase in the spot deals was noted between the months of September and October of more than 9 times.
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Monthly Pipeline Capacity Trends
Top 10 Pipelines

October 2016 Capacity Releases for the Top 10 Pipelines


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Awarded Capacity in Annualized Equiv BCF/d


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Spot capacity releases


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Monthly capacity releases


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Capacity releases of one year or longer:


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Top 5 Pipelines
Capacity Release Details

The following list is based on Annualized Equivalent Dth/day during the month of October 2016.

Tennessee Gas Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      902
Spot transactions:        345
Month/multi-month transactions:      519
Twelve months or longer transactions:      38

Texas Eastern Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:       841
Spot transactions:       272
Monthly/multi-month transactions:      565
Twelve months or longer transactions:      4

Columbia Gas Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:      784
Spot transactions:      506
Monthly/multi-month transactions:      265
Twelve months or longer transactions:      13

Dominion Gas Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:      520
Spot transactions:      362
Month/multi-month transactions:      152
Twelve months or longer transactions:      6

Transcontinental Gas Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      1188
Spot transactions:      526
Month/multi-month transactions:      657
Twelve months or longer transactions:      5



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