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DinahMoeHum Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-27-05 10:48 AM
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16. By themselves, no. Working in concert with other alternative
energies (solar, wind, geothermal, biodiesel, water), they'll put a big dent. Improvement of mass transit vehicles/facilities and better urban/suburban/rural planning will also help.

Just my 2 cents.

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  -Can hybrids save US from foreign oil? Dover  May-25-05 11:49 AM   #0 
  - NO, the situation needs a more radical approach  rjbny62   May-25-05 12:04 PM   #1 
  - No  orwell   May-25-05 12:31 PM   #2 
  - Blah,Blah,Blah,  slaveplanet   May-25-05 12:59 PM   #3 
  - Truly unbelievable...  wallwriter   May-26-05 11:07 AM   #6 
  - I think the Saudis are LYING  barb162   May-26-05 03:29 PM   #8 
  - article | Buy Your Gas at Citgo: Join the BUY-cott!  Shallah   May-27-05 02:58 AM   #15 
  - The Long Emergency  triguy46   May-25-05 04:08 PM   #4 
  - If it consumes oil, it cannot save us from oil  tinrobot   May-25-05 04:15 PM   #5 
  - It will only stall the inevitable: Oil running out  Selatius   May-26-05 03:21 PM   #7 
  - Hybrids won't save us but they will delay the inevitable  barb162   May-26-05 03:32 PM   #9 
  - it has to be both, conservation/efficiency AND change infrastructure  bpilgrim   May-26-05 07:58 PM   #11 
     - ITA - we need to do it all, hybrids are just 1 part of what is needed!  Shallah   May-27-05 02:54 AM   #14 
  - Solution? No. Step in the right direction? Yes.  Technowitch   May-26-05 03:53 PM   #10 
  - thanks for sharing  bpilgrim   May-26-05 08:01 PM   #12 
  - Yes, we would have to produce a gazillion hybrids...  jayctravis   May-26-05 11:42 PM   #13 
  - By themselves, no. Working in concert with other alternative  DinahMoeHum   May-27-05 10:48 AM   #16 
  - hybrids are a doable short term stopgap  yurbud   May-29-05 03:07 PM   #17 
  - We should also get serious about biofuels, which could win farmers to left  yurbud   May-29-05 03:08 PM   #18 

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