The power outages of 1999

The road to a 30 tcf market for natural gas in the US developed a bump last year when reliability problems surfaced on electric power systems.The gas industry should take notice. Power generation represents its most important growth market. While last year's electricity outages and lesser disturbances don't threaten the overall outlook, they are nevertheless cause for concern.The gas interestGas use in power generation is the single largest factor in forecasts for development of a 30 tcf US market during 2010-2015. A new joint report by Arthur Andersen and Cambridge Energy Research Associates, neutral on prospects for achieving the 30 tcf benchmark, says North American gas use for...

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