BP Spill: How Many Gallons of Gas? (National Review, 06.28.10)
Posted by hpayne on June 28, 2010
Think that historic spill in the Gulf is a lot of oil? Think again.
The Associated Press reports that if you were able to convert the oil spilled thus far in the Gulf into gasoline, it would produce only about 60 million gallons of gas – or the amount that American drivers burn every three hours and 43 minutes.
That’s it: three and a quarter hours of gas consumption. . . .
Read the full article here.