Export boom for the Gulf Coast
With the export of LNG (Liquid Natural Gas) and the import of Canadian Oil
(when the XL pipeline is permitted) the Gulf Coast is a bubble of economic
development that will explode in the next 2 - 10 years. There has been
discussion of ending the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975 (EPCA).
This act prevents U.S. companies from exporting American oil. This issue is
debated and not all refineries support the issue. Still, in the long run,