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U.S. electric generating capacity

2017-11-22T18:58:11+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|

U.S. electric generating capacity increase in 2016 was largest net change since 2011 More than 27 gigawatts (GW) of electricity generating capacity was added to the U.S. power grid during 2016, the largest amount of added capacity since 2012. These additions more than offset the retirement of roughly 12 GW of capacity, resulting [...]

Americans Use Many Types of Energy

2017-11-22T19:04:23+00:00 May 19th, 2017|

Americans Use Many Types of Energy Petroleum, natural gas, coal, renewable energy, and nuclear electric power are primary energy sources. Electricity is a secondary energy source that is generated from primary energy sources. Energy sources are measured in different physical units: liquid fuels in barrels or gallons, natural gas in cubic feet, coal [...]

Average Natural Gas Utilization

2017-11-22T18:59:42+00:00 February 27th, 2017|

Average utilization for natural gas combined-cycle plants exceeded coal plants in 2015. Last year marked the first time on record that the average capacity factor of natural gas combined-cycle plants exceeded that of coal steam plants. The power industry has been running natural gas combined-cycle generating units at much higher rates than [...]

Pentagon CNG For Powerplant Peaking

2017-11-23T00:59:46+00:00 November 19th, 2015|

Pentagon CNG For Powerplant Peaking November 19, 2015 by Rich Piellisch ​ Marcellus Shale Gas as a Peak Shave Source, Firm Is Developing 4,500-psi Tube Trailers Too ​ Florida-based Pentagon Energy is developing a virtual pipeline system for supplying compressed natural gas to powerplant customers who face wintertime high prices or curtailment of supply [...]

Natgas Venture By Ex-Morgan Stanley Traders Seals First Deal

2017-11-23T01:04:25+00:00 October 20th, 2015|

Pentagon Energy Enters Into a CNG Supply Agreement For Up To 90 BCF Oct 20 (Reuters) - A novel U.S. natural gas venture launched by former Morgan Stanley trading executives has secured its first major deal, allowing it to capitalize on seasonal supply shortages in pockets of the Northeast. A large oil and gas [...]

Pentagon Energy Enters Into a CNG Supply Agreement

2017-11-23T00:57:10+00:00 October 20th, 2015|

Pentagon Energy Enters Into a CNG Supply Agreement For Up To 90 BCF HOUSTON and CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Pentagon Energy LLC, “Pentagon Energy,” announced today that it has entered into its first Compressed Natural Gas (“CNG”) contract with a leading global Natural Gas merchant. Under the terms of the [...]

Pentagon Energy Entered Into Its First Compressed Natural Gas Contract

2017-11-23T01:08:58+00:00 October 19th, 2015|

Pentagon Energy Announced Today That It Has Entered Into Its First Compressed Natural Gas Contract With A Leading Global Natural Gas Merchant. HOUSTON / CORAL GABLES, October 19th 2015 ​ Pentagon Energy LLC “Pentagon Energy” announced today that has entered into its first Compressed Natural Gas (“CNG”) contract with a leading global Natural Gas [...]

Morgan Stanley To Sell Natural Gas

2017-11-23T01:12:00+00:00 March 30th, 2015|

Morgan Stanley To Sell Natural Gas Business Scrutinized By Fed HOUSTON and CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Pentagon Energy LLC, “Pentagon Energy,” announced today that it has entered into its first Compressed Natural Gas (“CNG”) contract with a leading global Natural Gas merchant. Under the terms of the transaction the [...]