United States

All Filled Up and Nowhere To Go

Aug 27, 2015
From the Global Energy Institute

Straddling the U.S.-Canadian border, the Bakken Shale unleashes a torrent of light crude oil that slowly makes its way south by rail and pipeline. In the Midcontinent, the flow is joined by output from the Niobrara Shale and other plays, and then by the river of crude produced in the vast Permian Basin.