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The Bakken Formation Situation

Mary Kramer                                                                                                                           4/8/14
The Shale Formation Situation
In recent discussions of Native American reservations located on oil sites, a controversial issue has been whether reservation residents should sell the rights to the oil or if they should leave the oil in the ground. 1,530 more words

Cleaning dirty gas enabling CO2 sales to dirtier oil producers

Note: This sentence pretty much sums it all up: “He’s betting hydrocarbon consumers will increasingly opt to trap emissions from natural gas, if not to help the environment then to duck potential government sanctions — or to sell CO2 at a profit.

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Climate Change

Lawsuit Filed Over Fracked Oil Trains In The Bay Area After KPIX 5 Report

RICHMOND (KPIX 5) — Two weeks ago, KPIX 5 discovered trains carrying explosive fracked crude oil have been rolling into the Bay Area under everyone’s radar. 500 more words


Valero Confirms Plans For Crude Oil By Rail At Benicia Community Meeting

BENICIA (KCBS) – On the day a Bay Area state senator was voicing concerns over the transport of crude oil by rail, the Valero refinery in Benicia has announced at a community meeting it wants to do just that. 309 more words


Hess To Begin Selling Bakken Natural Gas from Tioga Plant

Refinery-in-the-Bakken-Shale, Investing the Investor

Mar 17, 2014 By Kirk Eggleston

Winter Weather Delayed Plant Expansion According to Company Officials

Hess announced in March 2014 that it will begin selling natural gas from its Tioga, North Dakota, plant. 262 more words
Bakken Shale

Trains Carrying Fracked Oil Spotted In Bay Area

RICHMOND (KPIX 5) – We have seen how fracked crude oil can explode when trains derail. And Bay Area residents have made it clear that they don’t want them here and several projects to bring in crude by rail are on hold because of it. 633 more words