“Pipelines, Trains and Trucks: Moving Rising North American Oil Production to Market” can be downloaded below. The report covers the midstream sector’s adaptation to rising North American crude oil production, the impact on the upstream and midstream, as well the opportunities and challenges facing both industry and regulators.
JANUARY 30, 2012
U.S. refiners could make great use of Canadian oil, if only Washington would let them.
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A proposal is pending before the U.S. Department of State to authorize the Canadian company, TransCanada, to proceed with construction of a cross border crude oil pipeline, called the Keystone XL project. The proposed pipeline route is shown in Figure 1 below and is a planned expansion of the original Keystone pipeline.