The Burn - Choice! Energy Management Blog

Latest energy news and updates affecting the energy industry

Choice! Energy Management’s blog, The Burn, is an extensive and diverse selection of posts on all the latest energy news including technology, politics and business. Our goal is to open pathways for productive conversation, as well as examine Choice’s place in the world of energy. Engage with us! If you have a comment, question or would like to learn more about our services, please contact us.

How Low Can it Go? – Rig Counts

by Matthew Mattingly Low pricing has been much the talk over the last few years in the energy industry. Low prices started in the natural gas industry, moved to natural gas liquids (ethane, propane, or anything else that ends with -ane), and finally hit the oil markets at the end of 2014. The drop in pricing […]

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Git-R-Done vs Hurry-Up-and-Wait

by Rory Fabian As if 2015 energy prices were not low enough, Q1 of 2016 has been defined by historic low energy pricing. Prompt month natural gas pricing has been trading below the $2.00/MMBtu mark since early February. The forward curve isn’t much better, as the NYMEX natural gas curve does not trade above $3.00/MMBtu […]

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El Niño: Spanish for “Bearish Natural Gas!”

By: Matthew Mattingly Saturday Night Live fans all remember the 90’s Chris Farley sketch on “El Niño.” In the sketch we learned some important El Niño facts, such as the weather pattern brings torrential downfall to the Pacific and limits hurricane activity in the Atlantic. However, more importantly we learned that El Niño translates to “The […]

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