“In case you’d forgotten, it’s just this kind of tar-sands oil that would be shipped down the middle of America through the Keystone XL pipeline.”
No One Knows How to Stop These Tar-Sands Oil Spills
John Upton, Grist
Upton reports: "An underground oil blowout at a tar-sands operation in Alberta has caused thousands of barrels of bitumen to burble up into forest areas. And it turns out this kind of spill has no ‘off button.’"