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The Hill: Keep the LNG export permits coming

By: Jason Bordoff

JUNE 4, 2013 – It would have been hard to imagine just a few years ago that we’d need to debate whether to export our energy. But the North American energy landscape is changing rapidly, and companies have now requested nearly 20 permits from the federal government to export natural gas.

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Forbes: Increased Demand For Shale Natural Gas Is Good For Us All

By: David Blackmon

JUNE 4, 2013 – A new report from Barclays Capital predicts a “Tectonic Shift” in demand for natural gas in the United States by 2020. While this report will no doubt be used by the prophets of “peak gas” theory as ammunition for the construction of new strawman fright scenarios, the reality is this is nothing but good news for the American public.

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National Review: Unleash the Energy-Export Revolution

By: Mark P. Mills

June 3, 2013 – On May 17, the Department of Energy (DOE) approved just the second license in America to export natural gas. Nineteen more applicants still wait. Yes, private businesses, willing to spend tens of billions of private capital, are lined up for a schoolyard game of “Mother May I” to get permission to export a product that the U.S. is uniquely good at manufacturing.

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