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T. Boone Pickens Has A Plan

I caught the commercial on TV and went to the web site. Here’s an ad badge for it…

I think Pickens definitely has one thing right… we need to reduce our dependency on foreign oil. That’s the basis of his “plan”.

Pickens is pushing wind energy to generate electricity, and using that to offset natural gas consumption so it can be redirected to fueling transportation. That’s right, your car running on Natural Gas (NGV).

Pickens contends that for about $1.2 trillion, we can generate 20% of the country’s electricity needs. He tells a compelling story about economic and job improvements, and is up front about the fact that he owns what will soon be the largest wind farm in the country.

Using wind to supply …

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