California getting more of its oil by rail
(Source: Los Angeles Times, September 26, 2013)
LOS ANGELES — Oil extracted from massive new fields in North Dakota and other states is rolling into California in growing quantities aboard long-haul freight trains, paralleling a surge in crude moving on rail across North America.
More than 200,000 barrels of crude per month were imported into California this summer, a fourfold increase from early 2012.
Full story: Los Angeles Times
Friday, September 27, 2013