Energy and the Obama Administration: where should the money go?

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Rebecca's picture
Rebecca says:

T. Boone Pickens was on the Daily Show last night (11/12) and had some interesting thoughts on energy. He advocates using natural gas to power our trucks (18-wheelers, not necessarily pick-ups) because these heavy vehicles can't be powered by batteries alone. Then, plug-in hybrids for personal vehicles and wind and solar for other energy needs. He stressed the importance of energy independence and is hopeful that the Obama administration will work quickly to implement a real energy policy.

posted on Thu, 11/13/2008 - 4:43pm
chang's picture
chang says:

I'll go with green.

posted on Sat, 12/06/2008 - 10:29am
kitty lover's picture
kitty lover says:

I think some of the money should go to the economy because it is doing really bad.

posted on Sun, 06/21/2009 - 2:17pm
Anonymous's picture
Anonymous says:

Where does that money come from? How should it be put back into the economy? These are questions that need to be considered.

posted on Sun, 06/21/2009 - 4:02pm
Anonymous's picture
Anonymous says:

There are so many easy things that people can do to help our environment. Recycle, turn off lights when you leave a room, turn off the water while you are brushing your teeth, etc. Of course, there are more complex things that help as well...such as hybrid cars and solar panels. Environmental problems are a serious threat right now and needs more attention.

posted on Sun, 06/21/2009 - 4:05pm

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