09 May '11, 8pm

Gamechanger In US-Cuba Relations – Massive Oil Discovery off Cuba

Gamechanger In US-Cuba Relations – Massive Oil Discovery off Cuba

But now, in an ironic turn of events, nearly 5 billion barrels of oil is likely to be in the bedrock off Cuba’s north coast, according to US Geological Survey estimates. This will be enough to make the island a major energy player in the region, according to Ordons News . Cuba’s own geological studies find there might be as much as 20 billion barrels. Petrobras withdrew its plans to drill there recently , suggesting that the lower estimate is the more accurate figure.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/05/09/us-cuba-oil-embargo-m...

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