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Germany Today

Drilling for Oil

Drilling has begun in a former oil field in Ried in southern Hessen. Oil used to be produced commercially in the region, but it was no longer considered profitable. Now improved drilling techniques and rising petroleum prices have reawakened interest in the old field.

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