We Already Export Natural Gas, So What's the Fuss?

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Export. Don't export. There are plenty of very valid arguments on both sides of the natural gas debate, but there's one small caveat we aren't talking about, and that is that the U.S. already exports natural gas. Be it the 12 million tons of natural gas to Mexico every year, or the smaller amount of LNG to Japan, the U.S. has sent natural gas all over the world. In this video, Fool.com contributor Tyler Crowe talks with Aimee Duffy to shine a little extra light on this topic and explain how perhaps the debate about LNG exports is much ado about nothing.

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The article We Already Export Natural Gas, So What's the Fuss? originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor Aimee Duffy has no position in any stocks mentioned. Fool contributor Tyler Crowe owns shares of Westport Innovations. You can follow them both at Fool.com under the handles TMFAimeeD and TMFDirtyBird.The Motley Fool recommends Clean Energy Fuels, Enterprise Products Partners, Total, and Westport Innovations and owns shares of Westport Innovations. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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