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Underground Gas Storage Industry Outlook in North America to 2014 Details of All Operating and Planned Gas Storage Sites

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GlobalData

Published Date : Nov 2010

Category :

Natural Gas

No. of Pages : 94 Pages


GlobalDatas energy offering, Underground Gas Storage Industry Outlook in North America to 2014 Details of All Operating and Planned Gas Storage Sites 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 sites
  • Provides information on gas storage specifications like type of gas storage site, Working gas Capacity, Total Storage Capacity and maximum Withdrawal Rate
  • Provides operator information for all active and planned underground gas storage sites 
  • Identifies key trends and issues in the gas storage industry
  • Information on the top companies in the sector including business description, strategic analysis. Key companies covered are Dominion Transmission Inc., NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage and Union Gas Limited
  • Strategy changes, R&D projects, corporate expansions and contractions and regulatory changes.
  • Key mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, private equity 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 6
1.2 List of Figures 8

2 Introduction 9
2.1 What Is This Report About? 9
2.2 How to Use This Report 9
2.3 Market Definition 9

3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry 10
3.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Snapshot 10
3.1.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Key Data, 2009 10
3.1.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity by Type, 2009 11
3.1.3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity of Countries, 2009 12
3.1.4 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Aquifer Type) of Countries, 2009 13
3.1.5 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Countries, 2009 13
3.1.6 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Salt Cavern Type) of Countries, 2009 14
3.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Market Share Analysis by Key Companies 16
3.2.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity of Top 5 Companies, 2009 16
3.2.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Aquifer Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 17
3.2.3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 18
3.2.4 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (Salt Cavern Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 19
3.3 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Planned Gas Storage Sites, 2009 20
3.4 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry: Key Trends and Issues 21
3.4.1 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry: Major Trends 21
3.4.2 North America Underground Gas Storage Industry: Issues 21
3.5 Underground Gas Storage Industry in North America, The United States 22
3.5.1 Underground Gas Storage Industry in The United States, Storage Capacity Share of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 22
3.5.2 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Alabama 23
3.5.3 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Arkansas 23
3.5.4 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in California 24
3.5.5 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Colorado 25
3.5.6 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Illinois 26
3.5.7 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Indiana 28
3.5.8 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Iowa 29
3.5.9 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kansas 30
3.5.10 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kentucky 31
3.5.11 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Louisiana 32
3.5.12 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Maryland 33
3.5.13 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan 33
3.5.14 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Minnesota 36
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 37
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 48
3.5.28 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Virginia 48
3.5.29 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Washington 49
3.5.30 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in West Virginia 49
3.5.31 The United States, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Wyoming 51
3.6 Underground Gas Storage Industry in North America, Canada 51
3.6.1 Underground Gas Storage Industry in Canada, Storage Capacity Share of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 52
3.6.2 Canada, Underground Gas Storage Capacity 53

4 Profile of NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage 56
4.1 NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage, Key Information 56
4.2 NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage, Company Overview 56
4.3 NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage, Business Description 56
4.3.1 Business Overview 56

5 Profile of Union Gas Limited 58
5.1 Union Gas Limited, Key Information 58
5.2 Union Gas Limited, Company Overview 58
5.3 Union Gas Limited, Business Description 58
5.3.1 Business Overview 58
5.3.2 Gas Sales and Distribution 58
5.3.3 Storage and Transportation 59
5.4 Union Gas Limited, SWOT Analysis 60
5.4.1 Overview 60
5.4.2 Union Gas Limited Strengths 61
5.4.3 Union Gas Limited Weaknesses 62
5.4.4 Union Gas Limited Opportunities 62
5.4.5 Union Gas Limited Threats 63

6 Profile of Consumers Energy Company 64
6.1 Consumers Energy Company, Key Information 64
6.2 Consumers Energy Company, Company Overview 64
6.3 Consumers Energy Company, Business Description 64
6.3.1 Business Overview 64
6.4 Consumers Energy Company, SWOT Analysis 65
6.4.1 Overview 65
6.4.2 Consumers Energy Company Strengths 66
6.4.3 Consumers Energy Company Weaknesses 67
6.4.4 Consumers Energy Company Opportunities 68
6.4.5 Consumers Energy Company Threats 70

7 Financial Deals Landscape 71
7.1 Detailed Deal Summary 71
7.1.1 Acquisition 71

8 Recent Developments 78
8.1 Other Significant Developments 78
8.1.1 Nov 03, 2010: Questar Elects Laurence Downes To Its Board 78
8.1.2 Nov 03, 2010: Ryckman Creek Resources Concludes Open Season For Rockies Gas Storage Project 78
8.1.3 Oct 27, 2010: Enbridge Gas Distribution Announces Binding Open Season For Firm Multi-Cycle Natural Gas Storage 79
8.1.4 Oct 26, 2010: Union Gas Will Proceed With Its Plans To Develop Jacob Storage Pool In Dover East Field, Ontario: Torque Energy 79
8.1.5 Oct 18, 2010: Central Valley Gas Storage Announces Receipt Of CPUC Approval 80
8.1.6 Oct 14, 2010: Penn Virginia CFO And Executive Vice President Frank Pici Resigns 80
8.1.7 Oct 12, 2010: Sawgrass Announces Non-Binding Open Season For Proposed Natural Gas Storage Facility And Hub In Northeast Louisiana 81
8.1.8 Oct 12, 2010: Williams And Williams Partners Announce Leadership Succession Plan 81
8.1.9 Oct 05, 2010: Plains All American Pipeline Appoints John Rutherford Executive Vice President 83
8.1.10 Oct 05, 2010: Sempra Pipelines & Storage Places Bay Gas Storage Cavern 4 In service 84
8.1.11 Oct 04, 2010: Gill Ranch Storage Goes Into Service With 20 Bcf Natural Gas Storage Facility For California Customers 84
8.1.12 Oct 04, 2010: Enbridge Announces Senior Management Changes 85
8.1.13 Oct 04, 2010: PAA Natural Gas Files For Pine Prairie Expansion 85
8.1.14 Oct 04, 2010: Peregrine Midstream Announces Open Season For Rockies Gas Storage Project 86
8.1.15 Sep 28, 2010: Sempra Energy Re-Elects Luis Tllez To Its Board 86
8.1.16 Sep 28, 2010: EQT Elects Stephen Thorington To Its Board 87
8.1.17 Sep 28, 2010: Niska Gas Storage Senior Vice President Paul Amirault Resigns 88
8.1.18 Sep 28, 2010: Consumers Energy Appoints Garrick J. Rochow As Vice President Of Energy Delivery 88
8.1.19 Sep 27, 2010: Enterprise Products Partners Elects Teague As COO 89
8.2 New Contracts Announcements 89
8.2.1 Sep 01, 2010: Enterprise Products Partners Signs Long-Term Agreements With EOG To Provide Crude Oil And Natural Gas Midstream Services 89
8.2.2 Aug 13, 2010: Nordic Energy Services Wins City Of Chicago Contract 91

9 Appendix 92
9.1 Methodology 92
9.1.1 Coverage 92
9.1.2 Secondary Research 92
9.1.3 Primary Research 93
9.1.4 Expert Panel Validation 93
9.2 Unit Of Measure 93
9.3 Contact Us 94
9.4 About GlobalData 94
9.5 Disclaimer 94

List of Table


Table 1: North America Underground Gas Storage Key Statistics, 2009 10
Table 2: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) by Type, 2009 11
Table 3: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) of Countries, 2009 12
Table 4: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Aquifer Type) of Countries, 2009 13
Table 5: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Countries, 2009 13
Table 6: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Salt Cavern Type) of Countries, 2009 14
Table 7: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 16
Table 8: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Aquifer Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 17
Table 9: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 18
Table 10: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Salt Cavern Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 19
Table 11: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Planned Gas Storage Sites, 2009 20
Table 12: The United States, Storage Capacity (MMcf) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 22
Table 13: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Alabama, 2009 23
Table 14: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Arkansas, 2009 23
Table 15: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in California, 2009 24
Table 16: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Colorado, 2009 25
Table 17: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Illinois, 2009 26
Table 18: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Illinois, 2009 (Contd.1) 27
Table 19: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Indiana, 2009 28
Table 20: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Iowa, 2009 29
Table 21: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kansas, 2009 30
Table 22: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Kentucky, 2009 31
Table 23: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Louisiana, 2009 32
Table 24: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Maryland, 2009 33
Table 25: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 33
Table 26: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 (Contd.1) 34
Table 27: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 (Contd.2) 35
Table 28: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Michigan, 2009 (Contd.3) 36
Table 29: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Minnesota, 2009 36
Table 30: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Mississippi, 2009 37
Table 31: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Missouri, 2009 37
Table 32: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Montana, 2009 38
Table 33: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Nebraska, 2009 38
Table 34: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New Mexico, 2009 39
Table 35: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New York, 2009 39
Table 36: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in New York, 2009 (Contd.1) 40
Table 37: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Ohio, 2009 41
Table 38: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Oklahoma, 2009 42
Table 39: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Oregon, 2009 43
Table 40: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania, 2009 43
Table 41: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania, 2009 (Contd. 1) 44
Table 42: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Pennsylvania, 2009 (Contd. 2) 45
Table 43: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Tennessee, 2009 46
Table 44: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Texas, 2009 46
Table 45: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Texas, 2009 (Contd. 1) 47
Table 46: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Utah, 2009 48
Table 47: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Virginia, 2009 48
Table 48: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Washington, 2009 49
Table 49: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in West Virginia, 2009 49
Table 50: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in West Virginia, 2009 (Contd. 1) 50
Table 51: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Wyoming, 2009 51
Table 52: Canada, Storage Capacity (MMcf) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 52
Table 53: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Canada, 2009 53
Table 54: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Canada, 2009 (Contd.1) 54
Table 55: North America, Underground Gas Storage Capacity in Canada, 2009 (Contd.2) 55
Table 56: NiSource Gas Transmission & Storage, Key Facts 56
Table 57: Union Gas Limited, Key Facts 58
Table 58: Union Gas Limited, SWOT Analysis 61
Table 59: Consumers Energy Company, Key Facts 64
Table 60: Morgan Stanley Infrastructure To Acquire Interest In Southern Star Central 71
Table 61: AltaGas Acquires Landis Energy 72
Table 62: Vitol Completes Acquisition Of 100% Interest In SemGroup Energy Partners G.P. 73
Table 63: KVB Energy Invests In Rangeland Energy 74
Table 64: Enterprise Products Partners Acquires TEPPCO Partners 75
Table 65: Plains All American Acquires 50% Stake In PAA Natural Gas Storage 77

List of Chart


Figure 1: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) by Type, 2009 11
Figure 2: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) of Countries, 2009 12
Figure 3: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Countries, 2009 14
Figure 4: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (%) (Salt Cavern Type) of Countries, 2009 15
Figure 5: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 16
Figure 6: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Aquifer Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 17
Figure 7: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Depleted Oil and Gas field Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 18
Figure 8: North America Underground Gas Storage Industry, Working Gas Capacity (MMcf) (Salt Cavern Type) of Top 5 Companies, 2009 19
Figure 9: The United States, Storage Capacity Contribution (%) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 22
Figure 10: Canada, Storage Capacity Contribution (%) of Top 3 Storage Areas, 2009 52

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