In this video, Fool.com contributor Aimee Duffy outlines three major risks facing midstream giant Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) and its master limited partnership Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (NYSE:KMP):

  • Opposition to pipeline construction
  • Commodity risk, particularly in KMP's CO2 business
  • Declining domestic demand for refined petroleum products, coal, and steel

Check out the video below for an in-depth look at how these risks can affect Kinder Morgan, and how the partnership can mitigate these impacts.

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