Oil

State Panel Calls for Pipeline Safety Improvements
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A state panel created to help prevent a repeat of last year’s oil spill into the Yellowstone River is calling for technology upgrades by companies and more money for pipeline inspectors.
Those recommendations are in a report due for release Tuesday by the governor-a…
Dependence On Foreign Oil
Have you ever stopped to contemplate why nothing has been done to end our dependence on foreign oil?  The issue has been with us since the Department of Energy was created in 1977 specifically to end our dependence on foreign oil. Areas such as the Bakken Shale Formation contain more oil than t…