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In a single day, the world burns through over 53 million barrels of fuel - and over a third of it is right at home here in US.
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America’s Addiction to Oil [Infographic]

America’s Addiction to Oil [Infographic] | Fuel Consumption | Scoop.it
America has got an addiction on its hands, and the repercussions could literally grind us to a halt. America is addicted to oil. Over 50 million barrels of oil are pumped each day to feed the wo
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Until recently, cheap gasoline was regularly available, so only modest consideration was given to the fuel economy of a new car or truck. Power and performance was far more important and because those qualities used more gas, their importance ended up being part of the cause of America’s oil dependence.

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IMF Proposes $1.40 a Gallon Gas Tax on US Drivers | InvestmentWatch

IMF Proposes $1.40 a Gallon Gas Tax on US Drivers | InvestmentWatch | Fuel Consumption | Scoop.it
The national average for a gallon of gasoline is currently at $3.65. On top of that sky-high price, the International Monetary Fund has now proposed that the (RT @GOPPrimary: RT @citizensgateway: Save the Earth, pay MORE tax.
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Natural Gas Overreliance | Union of Concerned Scientists

Natural Gas Overreliance | Union of Concerned Scientists | Fuel Consumption | Scoop.it
The 2000 California energy crisis shows that decisionmakers should ensure a portfolio of clean energy types as a better protection against shortages and high prices, and a mix of renewable energy supplies will protect ...
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