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Pipeline Construction Screeches to a Halt

By Aimee Duffy and Tyler Crowe - Apr 5, 2013 at 8:03AM

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Last year, the U.S. added a mere 367 miles of natural gas pipeline. As production grows, will a lack of pipeline capacity ruin our energy future?

Despite our current natural gas boom, the midstream industry only built 367 miles of natural gas pipeline last year. That's the lowest total in 15 years, and it's got some investors worried about the future of natural gas production -- and prices. In this video, contributor Aimee Duffy takes a look at what this reported figure really means, and how it fits into the greater context of our energy future.


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