Winning the Oil Endgame: Innovation for Profits, Jobs and Security

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Rocky Mountain Institute, Jan 1, 2004 - Business & Economics - 306 pages
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Enough about the oil problem. Here's the solution. Over a few decades, starting now, a vibrant US economy (then others) can completely phase out oil. This will save a net $70 billion a year, revitalize key industries and rural America, create a million jobs, and enhance security. Here's the roadmap ? independent, peer-reviewed, co-sponsored by the Pentagon ? for the transition beyond oil, led by business and profit.

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Educated at Harvard, Oxford, and at Snowdonia of Wales and the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Lovins is one of the most important people on the planet. He has published and consulted widely, and is ... Read full review

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Ok, I'm never going to finish this. I expected Wonky, but there is a ton of repetition and little I didn't already know. My big take away: Light-weighting cars is important. Make them lighter, they ... Read full review

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Amory B. Lovins is cofounder and CEO of Rocky Mountain Institute. E. Kyle Datta is Managing Director of RMI's consulting practice and CEO of New Energy Partners, an energy consulting and renewable development firm in Hawai'i. Odd-Even Bustnes is a member of RMI's Energy / Resources and Commercial / Industry consulting practices. Jonathan G Koomey, Senior Fellow at RMI, is on annual leave of absence from Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory where as a Staff Scientist he led the End-Use Forecasting Group. Nathan J. Glasgow is a member of RMI Research & Consulting Practise and Special Aid to the CEO.

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