Prudhoe Bay Shutdown Involves Less Than Half of Likely ANWR Reserves

Johnson, Mac
August 2006
Human Events;8/14/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 27, p9
The article discusses the implications of the decision of British Petroleum to shut down the Prudhoe Bay oil field in Alaska. The loss of Prudhoe Bay will cut world oil production and could last as long as three months, due to the extent of the pipeline problem. While the shutdown will certainly put a small dent in consumers' wallets, it should serve to absolutely crush one of the great lies in the debate over drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.


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