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Shortage of Pipeline Capacity in Canada
January 1, 2014 | The Chronicle-Herald

Canada has enormous amounts of oil and natural gas in shale, oil sands and conventional resources. One problem encountered in developing these resources is usually a lack of pipelines.

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A Shortage of Pipeline Capacity
November 26, 2013 | BizJournals
The San Antonio Business Journal has an article that describes how pipeline capacity is throttling production from the Eagle Ford Shale of Texas and the Bakken Formation of North Dakota. Related: What is the Eagle Ford Shale?

Oil Moved by Barge is Up 13X!
February 20, 2014 | Institute for Energy Research
"It is not just rail that is benefiting from a lack of sufficient pipeline capacity to move oil. Oil moving on barges on the Mississippi River from the Midwest to the Gulf of Mexico has increased by a factor of 13 since 2010." Quoted from the Institute for Energy Research.

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