//
you're reading...
News & Analysis

Fracking Revolution and the Controversy of US Oil Exports


A 37-year-old law imposed after the Arab oil embargo effectively bans all but a handful of specific shipments. Yet the president has the power to allow exports in instances deemed to be in the country’s interest, placing Obama squarely in the middle of this policy quandary.

via Analysis: Exports will be next divisive U.S. oil tangle – chicagotribune.com.

Another example of how the “fracking” revolution is changing the US oil relationship to the world.

Advertisements

About NorthwestExpat

Economic developer and hobbyist photographer. My passions are family, skiing, hiking, Newfs, travelling and exploring the Great Northwest.

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 126 other followers

November 2012
M T W T F S S
« Oct   Dec »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

Past TIER Posts

%d bloggers like this: