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Natural Gas Import on The Jersey Shore

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Tamara chases the possibility of being able to deliver lower cost natural gas to New Jersey and also create new jobs while doing so.  Liberty Natural Gas is proposing to build a liquefied natural gas terminal 19 miles off of Asbury Park.  This terminal will import natural gas from Trinidad to the Jersey Shore and then that gas will be delivered to Long Island.  The goal is to help make gas cheaper for residents of Long Island during the winter months.

Tamara took this story to the shore where there was a demonstration protesting the development of this terminal.  She also looked further into the story to see if this terminal will also be used to export natural gas in the future which adds even more speculation and controversy to the development of this project.  Currently the permits haven't been approved yet so the Chasers will continue to follow the progress of this story.

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