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How to Cut U.S. Oil Usage in Half

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Union of Concerned Scientists

The Union of Concerned Scientists has a practical plan to dramatically reduce U.S. oil consumption, save consumers billions of dollars and position the U.S. as a global leader in transportation technology.

The Half the Oil Plan slashes oil use by tapping into efficient technologies and putting innovative solutions to work by increasing the fuel efficiency of our cars and trucks, unleashing the full potential of electric vehicles, investing in the development of better, cleaner biofuels and building smarter, more diverse transportation systems.

It's all possible with technologies already available or just around the corner. Now we need bold action—from our leaders, from our communities and from individuals like you to make real progress on cutting our oil use.

Watch this video to learn how you can help:

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