Monday 03, December 2012 by Matein Khalid

The bullish case for pipeline operators

Shale oil is the biggest energy bonanza in the US since the wildcatters of West Texas discovered the elephant gushers of Spindletop and the geologist of Big Oil staked out Alaska’s North Slope. The IEA even anticipates that, thanks to shale oil, the US will replace Saudi Arabia as the world’s leading energy producer, a scenario that will transform the financial markets of the future, even change the course of twenty first century geopolitics and the history of the human race.