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  • The Prize

    The new Energy Security Prize will award $175,000 to technologies that reduce American oil dependence.
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  • The Pathway

    Achieving energy security through expanded domestic energy production, fuel diversity, and more efficient oil use.
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  • Our Leadership

    SAFE brings together a non-partisan group of business CEOs and retired senior military leaders.
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  • The Crisis

    Oil dependence is a severe threat to America’s economic and national security.
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  • The transportation sector relies on oil for 93 percent of its fuel needs.
  • Oil accounts for 37 percent of U.S. primary energy demand, more than any other fuel.
  • The average U.S. household spent a record $2,912 on gasoline in 2012.
  • Every economic recession for the past 40 years has coincided with a spike in global oil prices.
  • Guarding against oil supply disruptions costs the military $67.5 billion each year.

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