Originally Posted by mikesova
you don't think ANWAR would be a band-aid? We need legitimate alternative fuels. I was listening to a podcast the other day and it said that we spend the same money on alternative fuels in one year that we spend for one hour for the pentagon to run. food for thought. With more research we could probably have more efficient solar panels and have a few thousand spread throughout the Mojave desert generating all kinds of electricity.
We need to stop competing with our (United States) war efforts. It takes a lot of fuel to keep the war machine going. It's time to transition out and watch the fuel prices drop.