New Oil Sands Pipeline Is More Carbon Friendly Than Shipping


It didn’t take long for the oil industry to go to Plan B to get the massive new supplies of Bakken Formation oil in North Dakota and the Canadian Oil Sands to the remaining refineries at the Gulf Coast.  It may not overcome the closing of refineries on the US east and west coasts, but the nation will get its own oil and its good neighbour’s supplies refined and off to market.  It’s likely a more expensive alternative, but the current administration has made it clear the citizens, the neighbours and the economy are not…

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