Getting Real About U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil

Kiernan, Peter
September 2006
World Politics Review (19446284);9/25/2006, p2
In this article, the author analyzes the steadily increasing dependence of the U.S. on imported petroleum. According to the author, the U.S. is getting uneasy about its dependence on imported petroleum. He questions whether the oil dependence is sustainable any longer. He also discusses the impact of the issue on the country's energy policy.


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