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Monday, 10/16/2023

October 16, 2023 – Natural Gas Intelligence

Questions Loom Over Haynesville Production as LNG Export Capacity Surge Nears

By Jacob Dick

As U.S. LNG exporters race to be the next project built on the Gulf Coast, natural gas demand is forecast to soar through the decade, causing near-term supply and infrastructure constraints throughout the market.

Speaking at the Gulf Coast Energy Forum in New Orleans, RBN Energy LLC’s David Braziel, director of fundamental analysis, said the question is where all of the gas supply required to feed the...

Tuesday, 10/03/2023

October 3, 2023 – The Niagara Independent

Canadian oil ‘stepping out on the town’ to overseas markets as countdown on for TMX

By Deborah Jaremko

Canada’s relationship with the United States as virtually its only customer for oil exports has finally begun to break, according to a leading energy analyst. 

More volumes than ever of Canadian oil are heading overseas, but many of the tankers aren’t leaving from Canada’s shores. The oil is being “re-exported,” that is, sent to the U.S. by pipeline or rail and then loaded for international...

Tuesday, 09/26/2023

September 26, 2023 – CNBC

RBN Energy CEO says energy security is ‘top of mind’ after war in Ukraine

By Julie Coleman

CEO of RBN Energy, Rusty Braziel, told CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday that energy security has been a priority for everyone involved in the oil industry since Russia’s war with Ukraine.

“Things have changed, they’ve really changed since the Ukraine war in that energy security is now top of mind,” Braziel said. “And what that means for a lot of investors, and for the producers, and mid-streamers and end users...

Monday, 09/11/2023

September 11, 2023 – Seatrade Maritime

New leadership at the Port of Corpus Christi

By Barry Parker

His remarks hint at the successes of the port during the previous years, notably, as US crude oil exports have soared, buoyed by the “Shale Revolution”, Corpus has emerged as the leading hub for exports from the Permian Basin. Recent data from analysts RBN Energy, who closely monitor cargo moves out of US Gulf ports, showed Corpus moving more than half of the approximately 4.5 million barrels per day (mbd) of the Gulf’s crude...

Monday, 09/11/2023

September 11, 2023 – LP Gas

Winter preview: Shift in mindset

By James Guyette   

Sweltering under an August heat wave, propane retailers were sharpening their pencils and pondering an anticipated solid winter heating season. A nicely proceeding summer build was delivering plenty of cold-weather LPG availability.

In late August, an RBN Energy analysis showed total inventories at 92.3 million barrels, which was nearly 36 percent higher than during the same week last year and 3 million barrels above the five-year maximum....