With the focus on the Middle East, it’s easy to forget that America has a lot of oil on our own land. Alaska, Texas, California–and now North Dakota. Called the Bakken Shale deposit, it’s not new, but advancements in technology have made it more accessible than ever before. In fact, there’s a boom going on one hundred miles south of Canada. Unemployment is 4.3%.
The question is, can we ever keep ahead of our oil requirements? Continue reading ‘Thar’s Oil in Dem Dar (American) Hills’