Juan Forero-NRP, 12/01/09
“Every few years, the global search for oil yields what’s called an “elephant field” — a pool of oil believed to hold a billion barrels or more. Brazil says it’s found several such fields that, once in full production, will make the South American country a major oil player.
Those discoveries have shined a spotlight on a company little known outside petroleum circles: Brazil’s state-owned Petrobras, which is now gearing up to pump as much oil as it can.”
Listen to the story on NRP’s Morning Edition here…