Pickensplan.com argues that the United States be free from a foreign dependence on oil, using wind power, bio fuels and natural gas as substitutes.
It sure sounds great until you ask who directly benefits.
T. Boone Pickens would benefit a great deal because he has quite a bit invested in the natural gas market.
That is just something to consider when exploring alternatives. Someone is always willing to benefit.
The United States needs to take immediate short and long term steps to conserve the environment but I'm not so sure that one very wealthy individual should earn the profits.