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Mining vs. In Situ

What is the highest environmental impact oil?

Published May 27, 2010

By Simon Dyer, Marc Huot

Mining vs. In Situ provides an initial, much-needed comparison of the environmental impacts of oil sands mining and in situ extraction. It draws on the Pembina Institute's two oil sands report cards -- Under-Mining the Environment: The Oil Sands Report Card and Drilling Deeper: The In Situ Oil Sands Report Card.