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Alternative Fuels Could Cut 80 Percent Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2050
2013-03-19 10:34:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The United States could cut petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent by 2050 for light-duty vehicles through the use of alternative fuels and strong government policies aimed at overcoming high costs and influencing consumer choices, according to a National Research Council report released on Monday. "To reach the 2050 goals for reducing petroleum use and greenhouse gases, vehicles must become dramatically...


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