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Opinion: Oil by rail vs. pipeline poses false choice

(Source: USA Today opinion column by Anthony Swift, July 29, 2014. Mr. Swift is international energy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council.)

WASHINGTON, D.C. The dangers oil trains pose to our communities are significant, but the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline won't fix the problem. And the reality is the industry really wants more of both.

Full story: USA Today

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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