Bush opened the door to oil shale, a huge energy source. Will Obama close the door too soon?
By The [Christian Science] Monitor's Editorial Board
from the January 2, 2009 edition
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In November, the Interior Department issued rules, which take effect before Jan. 20, that open a path for commercial development of oil shale by 2015, or within a two-term Obama administration.