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October 2016 Edition

Editor: Brendan Tierney, 978-717-6144


  • The number of spot deals in September saw a 9 fold reduction from the month of August 2016.
  • Conversely, an increase in the monthly deals was noted between the months of August and September of more than 12 fold.
  • Similarly, yearlong deals saw a significant increase of 5 fold compared to the previous month.
  • For our special subscription for up to the minute biddable offers report and many more offerings, please visit or call or email Brendan.

Monthly Pipeline Capacity Trends
Top 10 Pipelines

September 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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Report Name: Producer Report
Purpose: : View all producers at a specific receipt point.
Description: Sort the spreadsheet by “Producer” as primary and “Receipt Point” as secondary sort.  Your report will be grouped by producers at a specific receipt point.

Report Name: Prearranged Shipper
Purpose: : View listing of all prearranged shippers.
Description: Sort the spreadsheet by “Prearranged Shipper” as primary and “Quantity” (high to low) as secondary to view a listing of prearranged shippers by volume.

The information listed above and many other types of reports can be created utilizing the informational database.  Please contact Brendan Tierney @ or call (978) 717-6144 for more information.


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Top 5 Pipelines
Capacity Release Details

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

Transcontinental Gas Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      918
Spot transactions:        42
Month/multi-month transactions:      868
Twelve months or longer transactions:      8

Columbia Gas Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:       541
Spot transactions:       34
Monthly/multi-month transactions:      492
Twelve months or longer transactions:      15

Texas Eastern Transmission
Total capacity release transactions:      276
Spot transactions:      3
Monthly/multi-month transactions:      273
Twelve months or longer transactions:      0

Gulf South Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      80
Spot transactions:      54
Month/multi-month transactions:      25
Twelve months or longer transactions:      1

North Baja Pipeline
Total capacity release transactions:      2
Spot transactions:      0
Month/multi-month transactions:      2
Twelve months or longer transactions:      0



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