“The U.S. is the largest natural gas producer in the world. We now have one of the largest supplies in the world,” said Hersh. “Were the third largest oil producer. We’re the largest coal supplier. Were not a resource poor country.”
The rapid growth in natural gas production that has been reshaping North America’s energy landscape, has in a few short years turned the United States into a potential exporter of natural gas from a country on the cusp of becoming a major importer.