Natural gas

Energy Aspects offers coverage of the global natural gas markets, led by Trevor Sikorski in London. The service provides insight into the North American (Henry Hub), European (NBP, TTF, Zeebrugge and NCG), and global LNG markets.

Outlook

The growing LNG trade is altering regional gas dynamics and creating an increasingly global natural gas market. The report tracks all major features from large LNG terminals and projects through to pricing. With detailed data on the volume and destination of LNG trade flows, as well as a deep dive on a current topic, it provides a comprehensive insight into the importance of LNG for different countries and regions.

 

 

Fundamentals

This monthly report is a reference for all important global LNG data. The publication brings together all of the data releases published over the last month by the key supply and demand countries in the market. Coverage includes data from Japan, South Korea, China, India, Latin America, Europe and North America.

 

 

 

Insight

The monthly Insight looks at some of the most topical issues and talking points in the market and covers these in greater analytical depth, drawing out their key implications for the traded markets. The topics are wide ranging and include seasonal outlooks, geopolitical issues, supply developments and the impact from specific policy measures. Examples are analysis of China’s demand side, India’s gas market, and what export projects will advance in the future.

 

 

Data review

Data reviews explore the fundamental supply and demand data by country or region. Each report consists of a short commentary and provides easy to navigate table summaries along with key charts.

 

  

 

E-mail alerts

E-mail alerts offer a short summary of important developments as they happen, together with any effect on the market. Alerts cover each of the three product categories (Europe, North America and LNG) along with broader globally relevant headlines. Example topics include supply outages, key demand indicators, and regulatory decisions, such as US LNG terminal approvals.

Panorama

The weekly Panorama report provides the outlook for North American gas markets in the coming week. The report provides a detailed summary of what happened in the gas market over the week, looking at the main flows of gas from the key supply and demand sources, the weekly developments on gas storage, and what is happening to the key US hub prices. The report provides our weekly view on the key metrics of supply, demand and storage, as well as our expectations for price developments.

  

Outlook

Our monthly outlook on North America covers topical points and explores the changing supply landscape and the regional demand picture, offering insight into the Henry Hub market. On the supply side, we cover both conventional and shale production, imports and storage. On demand, we include power generation, residential, commercial and industrial use along with the current trade balance of imports and exports.

 

 

Insight

The Insight looks at some of the most topical issues and talking points in the market and covers these in greater analytical depth, drawing out their key implications for the traded markets. The topics are wide ranging and can cover everything from seasonal outlooks, to supply developments and the impacts of specific policy measures. Examples include the summer and winter outlooks, the impact of the California drought, the production outlook and the impact of EPA policy making.

 

 

Data review

Data reviews explore the fundamental supply and demand data by country or region. Each report consists of a short commentary and provides easy to navigate table summaries along with key charts.

 

 

 

 

E-mail alerts

E-mail alerts offer a short summary of important developments as they happen, together with any effect on the market. Alerts cover each of the three product categories (Europe, North America and LNG) along with broader globally relevant headlines. Example topics include supply outages, key demand indicators, and regulatory decisions, such as US LNG terminal approvals.

Panorama

The weekly Panorama report provides the outlook for European gas markets in the coming week. The report provides a detailed summary of what happened in the gas market in the week before, looking at the main flows of gas from the key supply and demand sources, the weekly developments on gas storage, and what is happening to the key hub prices. The weekly provides our view for the coming week on the key metrics of supply, demand and storage, as well as our expectations for price developments.

 

Outlook

Europe is a complex natural gas market. This monthly publication combines market commentary with supply and demand balances, information on maintenance, power plant status and weather forecasts. The report provides price forecasts for the NBP and continental gas markets (TTF, Zeebrugge and NCG) and analysis of European supply and demand balances. The report also offers commentary on current topics influencing the European markets.

  

Fundamentals

The monthly Fundamentals report analyses the data published over the month by the main European countries such as the UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Norway and Holland. It provides an overview of supply, storage and demand for all of these countries together with views on balances going forward.

 

 

Insight

The Insight looks at some of the most topical issues and talking points in the market and covers these in greater analytical depth, drawing out their key implications for the traded markets. The topics are wide ranging and can cover everything from seasonal outlooks, to geopolitical issues, supply developments and the impacts of specific policy measures. Examples include the summer and winter outlooks, the impact of Norwegian maintenance, the recent uptick in UKCS production and the impact of the Russia-Ukraine crisis on Europe’s gas markets.

 

Data review

Data reviews explore the fundamental supply and demand data by country or region. Each report consists of a short commentary and provides easy to navigate table summaries along with key charts.

 

  

 

E-mail alerts

E-mail alerts offer a short summary of important developments as they happen, together with any effect on the market. Alerts cover each of the three product categories (Europe, North America and LNG) along with broader globally relevant headlines. Example topics include supply outages, key demand indicators, and regulatory decisions, such as US LNG terminal approvals.

In Focus

In Focus pieces explore an individual topic in detail, comprehensively examining its implications for the market. In Focus reports contain analysis and data on the topic and forecast how a trend will develop. Examples include detailed analysis of global shale gas potential, the impact of demand switching from oil and coal to gas, or the prospects for gas demand growth in important emerging markets.