US EIA lowers 2017 gas production outlook

The United States Energy Information Administration revised its 2017 gas production outlook downwards to reflect the drop in gas prices last month.
By Staff reporter 7 June 2017 0 26253

The United States Energy Information Administration (EIA) revised its 2017 gas production outlook downwards to reflect the drop in gas prices last month.

Domestic gas production in the US is forecast to average 2.1 billion cubic metres per day in 2017, a 28.3 million cubic metres per day (MMcm/d) increase from 2016 levels, the EIA said in its latest monthly Short-Term Energy Outlook.

"This [...] would reverse a 2016 production decline, which was the first annual decline since 2005. Gas production in 2018 is forecast...

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