U.S. turns attention to shale, tar sands
BLM leasing oil shale properties as part of Energy Policy Act of 2005 push; nominations received, awards expected in spring
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While Canada lags far behind the United States in exploiting coalbed methane and shale gas, the U.S. is venturing into one of its northern neighbor’s specialties.
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management took the first steps in December towards leasing oil shale and tar sands prospects in Colorado, Utah a....
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Canadian technology may be needed
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