09 May '11, 2pm

Sarah Palin’s Energy Policy Still “Drill, Baby, Drill”: Obama needs to "really get serious about drilling dome...

I’m won’t be voting for Mrs. Palin but reading the full article I agree with a lot of what she said. The president did make a mistake with the moratorium and should not have used a chainsaw where a scalpel was required. I also think it’s ridiculous that we send money overseas to help other countries develop oil wells so we can send more money over there to buy the oil. If the people of Alaska want a pipeline in their backyard and it is done responsibly I’m fine with it. That being said I don’t think drilling will ever get us energy independent and electrics/EREV’s are the best way to quickly lower our dependence on foreign energy. There are cars we can go and buy today as opposed to pipelines that won’t be open for 10 years. The infrastructure for EV’s already exists for many Americans (you need a garage and a plug). The ONLY hinderance at this point is price. Becoming Ene...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/sarah-palins-...

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