We have not built a new refinery in 30 years because congress has passed laws
that make them either too costly or impossible to get permits for them.
Will we run out of gasoline and diesel fuel? Not likely because other countries are building refineries as fast as they can. They will sell us gasoline and diesel fuel in addition to selling us crude oil. That way they get those high paying refinery jobs in their country instead of in the USA.
gasoline and diesel fuel so expensive now? The raw material for gasoline is
crude oil. The worldwide market demand for crude oil is up. China and
Why don’t we drill for more in the USA?
Congress has passed laws preventing us from drilling where we know our oil is.
Why doesn’t the President do something?
Why doesn’t the government do something?
Why can’t we get the big oil producers to
pump out more oil? The 12 largest oil producers are not under
We have coal why don’t we make oil from our
coal? Because the
What can we do?
1. Promote alternative fuels like Ethanol and Butanol made from what ever we can grow here to make them.
2. Promote personal, corporate and government conservation of
3. Write your representatives in congress requesting they
undo the harm they have done to the
Vote, support and campaign for candidates who will work for U. S. Energy
Independence. Campaign and vote against candidates who have a record of passing
laws that are not in the best interest of this country and your bank account.
Stop sending your money and our jobs to foreign countries by buying foreign
7. Buy electric cars that are built in the
warrior for the
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