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Letter: Oil shale pullout not a surprise

Shell’s pullout from oil shale should surprise nobody. Their technology was the most promising, but the brutal fact is that it always takes more energy to extract the BTUs per pound than are contained in the product. Mother Nature cannot be denied.

Larry Soderberg

Reg. Prof Engineer (ret.)

Grand Juncton

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