As American oil production continues to increase, pipeline companies are starting to get creative when it comes to connecting producers to the most lucrative markets. Oil gets put on trains, trucks, and barges. In this video, Fool.com contributor Aimee Duffy talks to fellow Foolish contributor Tyler Crowe about the growing trend of midstream companies converting natural gas pipeline to oil, why these companies are making changes, and where it is happening.
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