The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series in which analyst John Reeves and advisor David Meier discuss topics across the investing world.

A new report from Bloomberg suggests that America is moving toward greater energy independence. Dave and John consider what this means for investors. The video concludes with Dave's favorite energy idea for this environment.

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