Interested in some possible 2013 trends for the energy and materials sectors? Check out the following video, where Motley Fool analyst Taylor Muckerman runs through potential lucrative investment themes for 2013. These involve offshore drilling, expanding wind power construction, and increasing ethylene production. 

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