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2014-10-17 16:22:06

On Year-Over-Year Basis, Production from Prolific Shale Plays Up 32.1% DENVER and HOUSTON, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil production from shale formations in North Dakota and Texas increased by 55,000 barrels per day (b/d) or 2.1% in September, according to Bentek Energy, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts, a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information. In South Texas, Eagle Ford shale oil production was 38.3% higher than...

2014-10-17 08:22:40

NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The tightening water supply in the western U.S. has agencies focused on creating new water supplies and optimizing water use. The region's water suppliers are taking on scores of multi-million and even multi-billion dollar infrastructure projects, creating unprecedented opportunities for contracting and engineering firms, material and equipment suppliers, finance professionals, and legal and risk consultants. To discuss the water supply...

2014-10-17 04:21:02

Despite month-over-month gains, uptrend appeared short-lived as inventories build up SINGAPORE, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) for November delivery to Asia increased 12.4% month over month to average $14.426 per million British thermal units (/MMBtu), according to the latest Platts Japan/Korea Marker (Platts JKM(TM)) for month-ahead delivery. The marker moved up for the second month in a row, as buyers were drawn back into the market to...

2014-10-15 16:29:51

Latest addition to the world-leading Access family of online medical resources NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Education today announced a new approach to neurology reference, research, and curricular instruction with their release of the Neurology Collection, an online tool designed to help neurology students, residents, and program directors establish a solid base for learning and deliver indispensable support in certification and recertification. It is the...

2014-10-13 12:28:09

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While building owners may not always directly use building information modeling (BIM), they are increasingly recognizing its value on their projects. McGraw Hill Construction today released its new SmartMarket Report, The Business Value of BIM for Owners, which demonstrates that owners expect to grow their involvement with BIM rapidly: -- 40% of U.S. owners and 38% of U.K. owners expect that more than 75% of their projects will involve...

2014-10-13 04:20:36

Lackluster Derivative Demand, Falling Crude and Naphtha Prices LONDON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices in the $3-trillion-plus global petrochemicals market continued to fall in September, following the drop in upstream energy prices, according to the just-released monthly Platts Global Petrochemical Index (PGPI). The PGPI is a benchmark basket of seven widely used petrochemicals and is published by Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals and metals information provider...

2014-10-09 20:20:41

Production Surpassed Average 69 Billion Cubic Feet Per Day In the Lower 48 DENVER, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural gas production in the lower 48 United States averaged 69.1 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in September, breaking its previous monthly average high for the ninth consecutive month, according to Bentek Energy®, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. The September production rate was up 4.8 Bcf/d from the same month one year ago. On September 15(th),...

2014-10-09 12:23:03

Production Surpassed Average 69.0 Billion Cubic Feet Per Day In the Lower 48 DENVER, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural gas production in the lower 48 United States averaged 69.1 million cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in September, breaking its previous monthly average high for the ninth consecutive month, according to Bentek Energy®, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. The September production rate was up 4.8 Bcf/d from the same month one year ago. On September 15(th),...

2014-10-09 08:21:16

U.K. and Continental Natural Gas Prices Also Rose Month over Month LONDON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reduced hydro, nuclear and wind power output combined in September to reverse an eight-month fall in continental European day-ahead power prices, according to data and analysis just released by Platts, a leading global energy and commodities information provider. Platts' Continental Power (CONTI) Index* rose 34.6% in September to EUR37.07 per megawatt hour (/MWh) compared to...

2014-10-09 04:20:22

China Steel Market Relies on Exports on Weak Domestic Demand, Output Drop Expected BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's steel sector appears to be relying heavily on the export market in the face of ongoing weak domestic demand, according to the latest Platts China Steel Sentiment Index (Platts CSSI), which showed a headline reading of 38.09 out of a possible 100 points in October. The October index was down 7.78 points from 45.87 in September, marking its lowest level...


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  • A bat.
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