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When people talk about a barrel of crude oil, there is a tendency to lump all of it into one

July 28, 2017

Congress lifted the ban on exporting U.S. crude oil in the omnibus spending bill passed last December, allowing crude oil

August 17, 2016

The Obama Administration has proposed a $10 per barrel tax on oil with the supposed purpose of funding some $32

February 5, 2016

There are various versions of the “peak oil” theory, but for decades it garnered high-fives because it had been right

April 8, 2015

As the price of oil continues to fall, it is worth pointing out the tremendous influence that U.S. production—and hence,

December 16, 2014

On July 6, a train carrying 72 carloads of crude oil derailed in Lac-Megantic, a small Quebec town just 10

July 24, 2013
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