Crude Oil Export Ban

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In this series, DeSmog investigates the battle to lift the crude oil export ban. 

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This story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story.   According to climate scientists, limiting the worst ...

“This is a historic turning point,” said Daniel Yergin. “The defining force now in world oil today is the growth of U.S. production.” That quote is from an article from November 2014 in the New Yo...