Ending Oil Dependence

By David Sandalow
The Brookings Institution
After declaring that the United States is “addicted to oil” in last year’s State of the Union address, President Bush is expected to use this year’s speech to announce new energy and climate change policies. Meanwhile Congressional Democrats are signaling that they will give energy and climate issues high priority. David Sandalow offers new ideas on how plug-in hybrid engines, biofuels and other technologies can help end the United States’ oil dependence…more