AFEnergy, LLC

World class energy consulting for the 21st century.

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AFEnergy, LLC is one of the most experienced underground storage and midstream oil and gas consultants in the industry. We specialize in undeground gas, oil, NGL, and hydrogen storage consulting, midstream oil and gas projects, and chemical process facilities.  We assist project developers and financiers in understanding their risks, whether they are technical, financial, or contractual in nature.


Recent Highlights:

  • Independent Engineer for the development and financing of the ACES Delta hydrogen electrolysis and salt cavern storage project in Utah
  • Lender's Independent Engineer and buyer's technical advisor for ArcLight's successful acquisition of 25% ownership stake in NGPL 
  • Independent observer of PG&E's natural gas utility operations on behalf of the State of California
  • Technical subject matter expert serving on PHMSA's underground gas storage rulemaking team
  • Independent Engineer and technical advisor for the successful acquisition of Enstor's Katy, Caledonia, Freebird, and Grama Ridge reservoir gas storage facilities by an affiliate of ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC
  • Independent Engineer for the successful sales process of the NorTex Midstream assets to The Williams Companies for $423 million
  • Lender's Independent Engineer for the financing of a 375,000 BWPD water midstream company in West Texas
  • Lender's Independent Engineer for the Cydsa NGL salt cavern storage facilities in southeastern Mexico
  • Expert Witness for successful gas storage tax assessment appeals in the southeastern U.S.
  • Independent Engineer for the financing and acquisition of Marcellus Shale and Eagle Ford gas gathering and gas processing systems in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Texas