Improving U.S. energy security will require a set of integrated, balanced measures that pursue the long-term vision of a post-oil transportation sector, while protecting our nation in the interim.
The electrification of transportation is the most effective way to end the nation’s dependence on oil.
Domestic supply of oil and natural gas is crucial during the transition to an electrified transportation sector.
The U.S. must curb its demand for oil while it transitions away from using oil as its primary transportation fuel.
Investment in U.S. energy R&D is paltry compared to investments made in other sectors of the economy.
While policy and innovation play a role in U.S. energy security, all aspects of national power need to be mobilized.
Addressing inefficiencies in the system and enabling the free flow of traffic to reduce oil consumption.