Texas Oilman Betting on Wind Energy

Texas Oilman Betting on Wind Energy

A Texas billionaire says he has a plan to reduce America’s addiction to oil. T. Boone Pickens, who made his fortune in the oil business, says the best way to eliminate the nation’s dependence on foreign oil is to replace the scarce resource with something the United States has plenty of – wind. VOA’s Mil Arcega has more.

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  1. Fantastic. The same man that many hate today will bring the US out of the trap. Many will applaud the man, who will most likely be seen as a hero.

    Natural Gas is the quickest, and cheapest, solution for vehicles. Really simple and cheap to convert a vehicle. My vehicle in a country classified as “3rd world” ran on Gasoline, Etanol, and Gas (I converted).

    The wind will fill the gap left by Natural Gas in our homes. If anyone has better solutions or ideas, please come forward.


  2. Here is an American who knows what he is talking about and putting his money where his mouth is.

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