Blogger's Corner - Unit Train Expansion

24 May, 2015

Unbeknownst to many, Wisconsin has played a key role in driving down prices at the gas pump thanks to its abundance of “frac sand,” a specialized silica sand required for the fracking process. The prime reason for the global oil glut and falling prices is the rise of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking.” The process consists of pumping a mixture of water, sand, and trace amounts of chemical additives into oil- or gas-rich rock formations to break them apart, creating fractures allowing oil and natural gas to flow freely through the well and up to the surface.

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