Trains carry millions of gallons of oil across Maine

March 25, 2013 at 4:36 am in The Dickinson Press

PORTLAND, Maine Millions of gallons of crude oil from the nation’s heartland are crossing Maine in railroad tank cars bound for a Canadian oil refinery, raising concern among environmentalists and state officials about the threat of an accident and spill. The oil is primarily coming from the Bakken shale-oil field in North Dakota. Continue Reading