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Obama's big oil decision

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by LeBuick, Jan 2, 2009.

  1. LeBuick

    LeBuick New Member

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    What do you guys know about shale oil? What is the cost to ready shale oil for a refineries vs building that pipeline in AK? What about drilling offshore?

    http://www.csmonitor.com/2009/0102/p08s01-comv.html

     
  2. billwald

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    IT is nasty stuff that isn't worth messing with just so people can drive SUVs.

    Old story about a greenhorn who built a fireplace in his house out of oil shale. Easy rock to work with. I'd probably be as foolish.
     
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    More SUV's! More Oil!:thumbs: Environmental extemists.
     
  4. LeBuick

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    Is it worth it to get off foreign dependency? Once we get off foreign dependency we don't have to worry about what happens in the middle east... I just hope we can do it responsibly but causing as little harm as possible to God wonderful earth and the environment.
     
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    I don't drive an SUV, but I do need gas anyway. So no, it wouldn't be just so people can drive SUV's. But cars.
     
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