yesterday, and the contract prices are up again today. The strip is more than $1.50 over the highs of the prior FIVE YEARS, during which we encountered milder winters attributed to El Nino. Inventories are near the midrange of the five year period.
New interstate gas lines are being installed in many places, two into the state of FL from Georgia and Alabama. Gas Turbine orders are propelling the stock of GE and power blackouts have already been experienced in CA due to hot weather.