Sunday, March 31, 2013

Up From the Ground Came a Bubblin' Crude, Bitumen That Is

The latest grand winner in the Athabasca bitumen sweepstakes is the State of Arkansas and what a state it's in thanks to an Exxon Mobil pipeline failure that has released what the company is calling "over 10,000 barrels" of heavy crude.

The pipeline has been shut down and Exxon crews are working to "contain" the spill as in trying to keep it from reaching a nearby lake.

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