Sep 072012
 
Written by Ben Jervey.
An excellent starting point for getting the basics on the PR Springs mine.

First U.S. Tar Sands Mine: Six Years Digging Up Sixty-Two Acres…For Just 6 Hours Worth of Oil (via Desmogblog)

How much oil can we expect to get out of the very first tar sands mine on American soil? About six hours worth. That’s how long the 4.7 million barrels of bitumen that U.S. Oil Sands Inc plans to extract from a 62-acre mine in eastern Utah would sate our American oil demands.   Back in April, I…

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 September 7, 2012  Posted by at 7:07 am Impending US Tar Sands operations Tagged with: , , ,