U.S. Natural Gas Imports and Exports, 1973-2011 Charts
Does the United States really export nearly 1/3 of all of it's natural gas? If so, why? Wasn't the thought that we could save it for a 'hundred years' of use? Are we producing so much natural gas the State of North Dakota is wastefully and harmfully flaring 30% of its production?
Below are charts sourced from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.