An energy field manual

Republicans in the US Senate have produced a field manual that would be useful in political battles over energy if anyone had time to read it. Energy 20/20: A Vision for America's Energy Future, delivered by Sen. Lisa Murkowsky of Alaska, covers all forms of energy from many angles in 121 pages of readable but lengthy analysis and lavish graphics. Its prescriptions are sound, its educational value high. But it addresses the wrong war. "By 2020," the document recommends, "achieve independence from OPEC imports." Of course, Energy 20/20 is a political document, and "independence from OPEC imports" is a handy rallying cry in American politics. Here, though, an o...

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