America’s Addiction to Oil.
The rate at which we use fuel even on an individual basis can be pretty surprising.
If you do just 10,000 miles per year at 30 mpg, you’ll use 333.3 gallons in a year. That’s around 2,800 pounds, or the weight of a small compact car–the sort of car that’d do around 30 mpg in the first place.
On a countrywide scale, the statistics are staggering…… Excerpt from the original article