The sun rises on large oil tanks near the town of Hardisty, Alberta
Credits: LYLE ASPINALL/QMI AGENCY
Oil price differentials along with lack of pipeline capacity has some producers taking matters into their own hands, and turning to rail as a way to get their product to market.
These desperate measures are not only a boon to rail companies but benefitting the Alberta town of Hardisty, AB, the location of a large petroleum holding area serving as the nexus for many oil pipelines.
Kathy Mueller has more.