Energy East an export pipeline, not about Canada’s energy needs

If approved, Energy East would carry 1.1 million barrels per day of oil, more than Keystone XL. Despite the rhetoric about the pipeline helping displace ‘foreign oil’ at eastern refineries and being a boon for jobs in the east, new research shows that most of the oil would be exported, unrefined.

By Gillian McEachern

PUBLISHED : Friday, March 21, 2014 8:56 PM

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