Infographic: A Closer Look at Tar Sands Oil
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 06:22
185 gallons of water, two tons of soil, 700-1200 cubic feet of natural gas, and 170 pounds of greenhouse gases make one barrel of crude oil.
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Graphic by Kalin Wood, a Circle of Blue graphic designer. With contribution from Aubrey Ann Parker, a Circle of Blue reporter and data analyst. Reach them at firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
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