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Daily Market Update June 29, 2017

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Early Morning Update

The Aug17 natural gas contract is trading down $0.01 at $3.08.  The Aug17 crude contract is up $0.51 at $45.25.

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Daily Market Update June 28, 2017

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Early Morning Update

The Jul17 natural gas contract is trading up $0.02 at $3.06.  The Aug17 crude contract is down $0.14 at $44.10.

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Daily Market Update June 27, 2017

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Early Morning Update

The Jul17 natural gas contract is trading up $0.01 at $3.04. The Aug17 crude contract is up $0.57 at $43.95.

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Daily Market Update June 26, 2017

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Early Morning Update

The Jul17 natural gas contract is trading up $0.05 at $2.98. The Aug17 crude contract is up $0.24 at $43.25.

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Regulatory Updates by Region

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Texas

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ERCOT Regulatory Highlights: June 2017

Regulatory update - Texas
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This month…

  • ERCOT Independent Market Monitor releases 2016 State of the Market Report.
  • Calpine and NRG file whitepaper with market design proposals at PUC.
  • The RMR rulemaking continues. Next steps include incorporating comments and a final rule.
  • A motion for rehearing was filed in the acquisition of Oncor by NextEra.
  • ERCOT stakeholders began scoping the study for Real-Time Co-Optimization.
  • Stakeholders continue to discuss the NPRR introduced to change the load participation limitations for Responsive Reserve Service (RRS).
  • The 85th Session of the Texas Legislature has ended (for now).

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Midwest

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Midwest Regulatory Update: November 2015

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In recent months, the Midwest has had a number of major policy and regulatory developments that could spur new markets and big changes for the region's energy landscape. Here's a brief state-by-state rundown of the latest news. 

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Northeast

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4 Key Takeaways from the Summer’s Biggest Gathering of Utility Leaders

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Earlier this month, more than 1,200 utility industry leaders and experts convened in New York City for the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) summer meeting. Based on the gathering’s many conversations and presentations, here are four major takeaways.

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Arizona & California

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Legislation to Expand Retail Electricity Choice Advances in California: Continued Customer Support is Important

Regulatory update - CA, AZ
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On April 21, legislation that would expand electricity direct access for commercial and industrial customers in California unanimously passed the California Senate Energy, Utilities and Communications Committee (Senate Committee).   

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Canada

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Ontario regulatory updates

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Latest regulatory updates from the Ontario Energy Board

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New England

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Gas Capacity Issue Front and Center in New England

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While the weather continues to warm up in New England, for energy policymakers the events of the past two winters are still very much in the news.  The region saw price spikes in the wholesale electricity markets, driven by cold weather and a continued increase in the reliance on gas-fired electric generation.

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Federal and ISO

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Industry Leaders Voice Concerns over PJM's Capacity Proposal

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Last month, we covered PJM Interconnection's new Capacity Performance proposal. Since then, a number of industry leaders have voiced concerns over the plan's impact on customers. 

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Mid-Atlantic

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Mid-Atlantic Regulatory Update: September 2015

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Although legislative sessions have concluded for the year in Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia, Pennsylvania is still at it.


Governor Tom Wolf’s $225 million energy investment plan remains in play, despite protracted budget negotiations that should have concluded by June 30th. The initiative must be must be passed as part of ongoing budget deliberations with the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and Senate. The plan's major components – which are competitively bid or direct grants to residential and business customers – include:

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NYMEX
Natural Gas Futures

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 2016

2017

May $1.995 $3.142 
June $1.963 $3.236 
July $2.917 $3.067 
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$ per MMBtu
 

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