2002-03 gas storage season presents a supply conundrum

Projections of growing US natural gas demand and concerns about the ability of North American producers to meet that demand raise doubts about industry's ability to fill gas storage this summer while at the same time meeting the needs of electric generators, industrial users, and other requirements.The potential gap between forecast US baseload natural gas requirements and production is best served by new production and incremental pipeline capacity.At the same time, the peak day, peak month, and seasonal load requirements of the U.S market are growing even faster than the base load demand, and this is increasing the importance of the various peaking services, primarily underground st...

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