Tuesday, May 30, 2006
What did the optimist say while falling from the top of the Empire State Building?
"So far, so good," as he passed each floor.
Note the graph (from EPA) that purports to predict daily US gas and diesel consumption in 2025 as 10-20% higher than today.
Diesel a Savior in Squeeze on Energy? Obstacles Exist
By MATTHEW L. WALD (NYT)
Diesel vehicles, which get better mileage and are eligible for tax breaks, may become more attractive to consumers. But refining capacity for diesel fuel is limited.