- Category: Feature
- Published: 2012-Sep-01
- Author: Jim Bentein
Citrus-based solvent extraction process poised to unlock U.S. oilsands
The chief executive officer for a Calgary-based oil and gas junior that believes it has unlocked the secret of developing the oilsands deposits in the western United States by using a citrus-based solvent that leaves the sands smelling more like an orange grove than an oilsands mine says the technology also has potential in the much richer Canadian oilsands.