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Shale Oil Is Not The Answer

Applying the EROI concept to the shale oil reserves in the US reveals that this form of energy is not the answer to US energy problems. Realistic recoverable oil from Bakken is probably under 5 billion barrels, or less than a year of total U.S. consumption.

[peakoil.com]

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