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New report, Responding to Oil Spills in the U.S. Arctic Marine Environment, indicates the suite of tools needed for oil spills is not readily available.

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Energy security concerns over petroleum imports and the effect of greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions on global climate are driving interest in alternatives. Read "Transitions to Alternative Vehicles and Fuels" to learn more.

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TRB Special Report 311: Effects of Diluted Bitumen on Crude Oil Transmission Pipelines  committee did not find evidence of any specific aspect of transportation of diluted bitumen that would make it more likely than other crude oils to cause pipeline releases. Canada is the source of dilbit  shipped by pipeline to the United States.

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