T.Boone Pickens: $300 oil. The billionaire former oil man says U.S. must wean itself from dependence on foreign oil.
Source: CNNMoney Ã¢â‚¬â€œ video report
Keys: Government, economy, technology
Questions for discussion:
- Summarize the arguments presented by Mr. Pickens for change of U.S. consumer usage of energy. Do you agree or disagree with his arguments? Explain your thinking.
- What should governmentÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s role be in this discussion?
- How can taxes be used to mitigate consumption and finance new energy sources?