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Shell move dims oil prospects, delights environmentalists

...council called for an immediate expansion of oil exploration in the American Arctic to avoid an increased reliance on imported oil in the future, in part because it would take more than a decade for oil in the Arctic to be discovered, developed...
Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off of Alaska, or risk a renewed reliance on imported oil in the future, an Energy Department advisory council says in a study to be released Friday.The U.S. has drastically...

...residents from the small eastern North Dakota town.The oil boom in the Bakken has reduced the nation's reliance on imported oil and brought thousands of jobs to the region. But as companies increasingly rely on trains instead of pipelines to get...
Think about raising taxes on oil companies

...American oil structure so we will not be as dependant on imported oil. The proposed Alaska changes in the tax law could have...Personally, I would like us to stop depending on imported oil all together and start standing behind our hard-working...
Feds can help fund business energy costs

...does have about $17 million nationally. Quizzing the audience somewhat, Stewart asked how much America spends on imported oil daily. "One billion dollars," he said, answering his own question. "It seems to me we ought to be doing something...
Bill introduced to increase renewable fuel standard

...and Fuel Efficiency Energy Act of 2007, known as the SAFE Energy Act, is designed to reduce America?s reliance on imported oil. Under the bill, the renewable fuels standard (RFS) would be increased to 30 billion gallons per year by 2020...


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