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

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Rocky Mountain Institute, Jan 1, 2004 - Energy conservation - 306 pages
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Offers a coherent strategy for ending oil dependence, starting with the United States but applicable worldwide. There are many analyses of the oil problem. This synthesis is the first roadmap of the oil solution, one led by business for profit, not dictated by government for reasons of ideology. This roadmap is independent, peer-reviewed, written for business and military leaders, and co-funded by the Pentagon. It combines innovative technologies and new business models with uncommon public policies: market-oriented without taxes, innovation-driven without mandates, not dependent on major (if any) national legislation, and designed to support, not distort, business logic.

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

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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