If we are really interested in getting away from our addiction to Oil we cannot keep on kicking the can down the road: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWyyPiJNh8c&NR=1
We have pointed out that Natural Gas is the fuel of the future for our vehicles.
The USA should also lead the world in having Nuclear Energy supply more of our energy requirements. Today, it only accounts for about 20% of our energy supply. Two nations that stand out in having Nuclear Power Plants supply their energy requirements are France and Sweden.
There are many news stories and articles about Nuclear Power worth checking out such as
Let's Build Up America by constructing more Nuclear Power Plants.