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Posted August 16, 2017Today in Energy

Natural gas pipeline projects lead to smaller price discounts in Appalachian region ›

As new pipeline projects and expansions are completed, the difference between the Henry Hub national benchmark price and daily spot natural gas prices at pricing hubs in the Appalachian region has narrowed. More

Source: EIA, based on Natural Gas Intelligence


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WTI crude oil futures price

8/15/2017: $47.55/barrels

down$1.62 from week earlier
up$1.81 from year earlier

Natural gas futures price

8/15/2017: $2.935/MMBtu

up$0.113 from week earlier
up$0.345 from year earlier

Retail gasoline price

8/14/2017: $2.384/gal

up$0.006 from week earlier
up$0.235 from year earlier

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8/11/2017: 466.5 million barrels 

down8.9 million barrels from week earlier
down24.0 million barrels from year earlier

Weekly coal production

8/5/2017: 16.127 million tons

down0.015 million tons from week earlier
up0.719 million tons from year earlier


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