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North America Underground Gas Storage Industry to 2013: Investment Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts of All Active and Planned Underground Gas Storage Sites

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GlobalData

Published Date : Aug 2010

Category :

Natural Gas

No. of Pages : 105 Pages


GlobalDatas energy offering, North America Underground Gas Storage Industry to 2013 Investment Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts of All Active and Planned Underground Gas Storage Sites in North America is the essential source for industry data and information relating to the gas storage industry in North America. It provides asset level information relating to active and planned gas storage facilities in North America. The profiles of major companies operating in the North American underground gas storage industry are included in the report. The latest news and deals relating to the sector are also provided and analyzed. 

This report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalDatas team of industry experts.

Scope

  • Updated information relating to all active and planned underground gas storage (UGS) sites in North America
  • Provides key capacity information for each UGS facility 
  • Details operators and equity partners of each site 
  • Includes information relating to the start date, location, injection and withdrawal rate
  • Includes information relating to site start date, location and unit capacities 
  • Information on the top companies in the gas storage industry including business description, strategic analysis, and financial information. 
  • Product and brand updates, strategy changes, R&D projects, corporate expansions and contractions and regulatory changes.
  • Key mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, private equity and venture capital investments, and IPOs. 

Reasons to buy

  • Obtain the most up to date information available on all active and planned gas storage sites in North America
  • Identify growth segments and opportunities in the global underground gas storage industry
  • Facilitate market analysis and forecasting of future industry trends.
  • Facilitate decision making on the basis of latest capacity data 
  • Assess your competitors gas storage sites and their capacity
  • Understand and respond to your competitors business structure, strategy and prospects.
  • Develop strategies based on the latest operational, financial, and regulatory events. 
  • Do deals with an understanding of how competitors are financed, and the mergers and partnerships that have shaped the market.
  • Identify and analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the leading companies in North America.
Table Of Content

1 Table Of Contents 2

1.1 List of Tables 7
1.2 List of Figures 9

2 Introduction 10
2.1 What Is This Report About? 10
2.2 How to Use This Report 10
2.3 Market Definition 10

3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry 11
3.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Snapshot 11
3.1.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Key Data, 2009 11
3.1.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity by Type, 2009 12
3.1.3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity of Countries, 2009 13
3.1.4 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Aquifer Type) of Countries, 2009 14
3.1.5 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Countries, 2009 14
3.1.6 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Salt Cavern Type) of Countries, 2009 15
3.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Planned Gas Storage Sites, 2009 17
3.3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Market Share Analysis by Key Companies 18
3.3.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity of Top 5 Companies, 2009 18
3.3.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Aquifer Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 19
3.3.3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 20
3.3.4 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Salt Cavern Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 21
3.4 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry: Key Trends and Issues 22
3.4.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry: Major Trends 22
3.4.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry: Issues 22
3.5 Underground Gas Storage Industry in North America, The United States 23
3.5.1 Underground Gas Storage Industry in The United States, Storage Capacity Share of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 23
3.5.2 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Alabama 24
3.5.3 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Arkansas 24
3.5.4 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in California 25
3.5.5 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Colorado 26
3.5.6 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Illinois 27
3.5.7 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Indiana 29
3.5.8 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Iowa 30
3.5.9 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kansas 31
3.5.10 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kentucky 32
3.5.11 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Louisiana 33
3.5.12 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Maryland 34
3.5.13 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan 34
3.5.14 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Minnesota 37
3.5.15 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Mississippi 37
3.5.16 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Missouri 38
3.5.17 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Montana 38
3.5.18 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Nebraska 38
3.5.19 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New Mexico 39
3.5.20 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New York 39
3.5.21 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Ohio 41
3.5.22 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Oklahoma 42
3.5.23 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Oregon 43
3.5.24 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania 43
3.5.25 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Tennessee 46
3.5.26 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Texas 46
3.5.27 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Utah 49
3.5.28 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Virginia 49
3.5.29 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Washington 50
3.5.30 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in West Virginia 50
3.5.31 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Wyoming 52
3.6 Underground Gas Storage Industry in North America, Canada 52
3.6.1 Underground Gas Storage Industry in Canada, Storage Capacity Share of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 53
3.6.2 Canada, Underground Gas Storage Capacity 54

4 Profile of Union Gas Limited 57
4.1 Union Gas Limited, Key Information 57
4.2 Union Gas Limited, Company Overview 57
4.3 Union Gas Limited, Business Description 57
4.3.1 Business Overview 57
4.3.2 Gas Sales and Distribution 58
4.3.3 Storage and Transportation 58
4.4 Union Gas Limited, SWOT Analysis 60
4.4.1 Overview 60
4.4.2 Union Gas Limited Strengths 60
4.4.3 Union Gas Limited Weaknesses 61
4.4.4 Union Gas Limited Opportunities 62
4.4.5 Union Gas Limited Threats 62

5 Profile of Consumers Energy Company 64
5.1 Consumers Energy Company, Key Information 64
5.2 Consumers Energy Company, Company Overview 64
5.3 Consumers Energy Company, Business Description 64
5.3.1 Business Overview 64
5.4 Consumers Energy Company, SWOT Analysis 65
5.4.1 Overview 65
5.4.2 Consumers Energy Company Strengths 66
5.4.3 Consumers Energy Company Weaknesses 67
5.4.4 Consumers Energy Company Opportunities 68
5.4.5 Consumers Energy Company Threats 70

6 Profile of Ameren Corporation 71
6.1 Ameren Corporation, Key Information 71
6.2 Ameren Corporation, Company Overview 71
6.3 Ameren Corporation, Business Description 71
6.3.1 Business Overview 71
6.4 Ameren Corporation, SWOT Analysis 73
6.4.1 Overview 73
6.4.2 Ameren Corporation Strengths 73
6.4.3 Ameren Corporation Weaknesses 74
6.4.4 Ameren Corporation Opportunities 75
6.4.5 Ameren Corporation Threats 76

7 Profile of Dominion Resources, Inc. 78
7.1 Dominion Resources, Inc., Key Information 78
7.2 Dominion Resources, Inc., Company Overview 78
7.3 Dominion Resources, Inc., Business Description 78
7.3.1 Business Overview 78
7.3.2 Dominion Energy 79
7.3.3 Dominion Generation 80
7.3.4 Dominion Virginia Power (DVP) 81
7.4 Dominion Resources, Inc., SWOT Analysis 83
7.4.1 Overview 83
7.4.2 Dominion Resources, Inc. Strengths 84
7.4.3 Dominion Resources, Inc. Weaknesses 85
7.4.4 Dominion Resources, Inc. Opportunities 86
7.4.5 Dominion Resources, Inc. Threats 87

8 Financial Deals Landscape 89
8.1 Detailed Deal Summary 89
8.1.1 Acquisition 89

9 Recent Developments 96
9.1 Strategy and Business Expansion 96
9.1.1 Jun 30, 2010: JISH Files Permit Application To Expand Natural Gas Storage Facility In Louisiana 96
9.1.2 Jun 29, 2010: Enterprise Products Partners To Expand Eagle Ford Shale Capabilities With New Construction Projects 97
9.1.3 Jun 14, 2010: Questar Board Approves Spin-Off Of QEP 99
9.2 Other Significant Developments 100
9.2.1 Jun 30, 2010: Perpetual Energy Announces Gas Storage Funding 100
9.2.2 Jun 25, 2010: PAA Natural Gas Announces Open Season For Pine Prairie Capacity 100
9.3 New Contracts Announcements 100
9.3.1 May 19, 2010: ENGlobal To Perform FEED For Colorado Gas Storage Project 100

10 Appendix 102
10.1 Methodology 102
10.1.1 Coverage 103
10.1.2 Secondary Research 104
10.1.3 Primary Research 104
10.1.4 Midstream Forecasts 104
10.1.5 Expert Panel Validation 104
10.2 Contact Us 105
10.3 Disclaimer 105

List of Table


Table 1: North America Underground Gas Storage Key Statistics, 2009 11
Table 2: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) by Type, 2009 12
Table 3: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) of Countries, 2009 13
Table 4: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Aquifer Type) of Countries, 2009 14
Table 5: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Countries, 2009 14
Table 6: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Salt Cavern Type) of Countries, 2009 15
Table 7: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Planned Gas Storage Sites, 2009 17
Table 8: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 18
Table 9: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Aquifer Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 19
Table 10: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 20
Table 11: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Salt Cavern Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 21
Table 12: The United States, Storage Capacity (MMcf) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 23
Table 13: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Alabama, 2009 24
Table 14: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Arkansas, 2009 24
Table 15: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in California, 2009 25
Table 16: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Colorado, 2009 26
Table 17: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Illinois, 2009 27
Table 18: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Illinois, 2009 (Contd.1) 28
Table 19: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Indiana, 2009 29
Table 20: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Iowa, 2009 30
Table 21: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kansas, 2009 31
Table 22: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kentucky, 2009 32
Table 23: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Louisiana, 2009 33
Table 24: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Maryland, 2009 34
Table 25: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 34
Table 26: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 (Contd. 1) 35
Table 27: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 (Contd. 2) 36
Table 28: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Minnesota, 2009 37
Table 29: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Mississippi 2009 37
Table 30: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Missouri, 2009 38
Table 31: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Montana, 2009 38
Table 32: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Nebraska, 2009 38
Table 33: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New Mexico, 2009 39
Table 34: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New York, 2009 39
Table 35: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New York, 2009 (Contd.1) 40
Table 36: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Ohio, 2009 41
Table 37: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Oklahoma, 2009 42
Table 38: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Oregon, 2009 43
Table 39: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania, 2009 43
Table 40: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania, 2009 (Contd.1) 44
Table 41: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania, 2009 (Contd.2) 45
Table 42: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Tennessee, 2009 46
Table 43: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Texas, 2009 46
Table 44: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Texas, 2009 (Contd.1) 47
Table 45: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Texas, 2009 (Contd. 2) 48
Table 46: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Utah, 2009 49
Table 47: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Virginia, 2009 49
Table 48: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Washington, 2009 50
Table 49: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in West Virginia, 2009 50
Table 50: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in West Virginia, 2009 (Contd.1) 51
Table 51: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Wyoming, 2009 52
Table 52: Canada, Storage Capacity (MMcf) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 53
Table 53: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Canada, 2009 54
Table 54: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Canada, 2009 (Contd.1) 55
Table 55: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Canada, 2009 (Contd.2) 56
Table 56: Union Gas Limited, Key Facts 57
Table 57: Union Gas Limited, SWOT Analysis 60
Table 58: Consumers Energy Company, Key Facts 64
Table 59: Ameren Corporation, Key Facts 71
Table 60: Dominion Resources, Inc., Key Facts 78
Table 61: Dominion Resources, Inc., SWOT Analysis 84
Table 62: Morgan Stanley Infrastructure To Acquire Interest In Southern Star Central 89
Table 63: AltaGas Acquires Landis Energy 90
Table 64: Vitol Completes Acquisition Of 100% Interest In SemGroup Energy Partners G.P. 91
Table 65: KVB Energy Invests In Rangeland Energy 92
Table 66: Enterprise Products Partners Acquires TEPPCO Partners 93
Table 67: Plains All American Acquires 50% Stake In PAA Natural Gas Storage 95

List of Chart


Figure 1: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) by Type, 2009 12
Figure 2: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) of Countries, 2009 13
Figure 3: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Countries, 2009 15
Figure 4: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) (Salt Cavern Type) of Countries, 2009 16
Figure 5: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 18
Figure 6: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Aquifer Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 19
Figure 7: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 20
Figure 8: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Salt Cavern Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 21
Figure 9: The United States, Storage Capacity Contribution (%) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 23
Figure 10: Canada, Storage Capacity Contribution (%) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 53
Figure 11: GlobalData Methodology 103

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