27 Nov '11, 5pm

@corcoransnc @wwingera I read this article and it seems like most of the reason why we don't sell to CDN is NAFTA

@corcoransnc @wwingera I read this article and it seems like most of the reason why we don't sell to CDN is NAFTA

So much of the discussion surrounding an extension of the existing Keystone oil pipeline system which spans Canada and the United States assumes that the growing production of bitumen (it's not really oil) from the Canadian tar sands is either going to the United States or to China. But the following question ought to be an obvious one to anyone who knows that Canada imports 43 percent of the oil it consumes : Why isn't there any discussion of a new pipeline to eastern Canada where most of the oil consumed is imported? Perhaps I should back up a bit for those who are scratching their heads because they know that Canada is a large oil exporter. Canada is indeed a large oil exporter. First, let's note that Canada's total petroleum production was 2.9 million barrels per day in 2010. Canadians consumed only about 1.8 million barrels per day that year. So, how is it possible th...

Full article: http://www.energybulletin.net/stories/2011-11-27/why-isnt...

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