Argument: Tar sands cannot compete with low-prices of OPEC

Issue Report: Oil sands


“Tar Sands Invasion.” Dirty Oil Sands. May 2010: “Producing tar sands oil will not break the power of OPEC, which controls the world oil market. Tar sands cannot compete in a world of low oil prices; in fact, oil from tar sands is among the most expensive anywhere.”