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  •  The 1973 OPEC Oil Embargo Was the Perfect Time (0+ / 0-)

    to switch to electric cars, solar energy, and wind energy, but Big Oil would have none of it.

    GM recalled and destroyed their popular electric car.  They overzealously hunted down all of them to make sure there were no survivors.

    Ronald Reagan with his ultraconservative Big Oil buddies brought back cheap gasoline and gas guzzling vehicles so the Ford Pinto and the Chevy Vega faded from view by the 1980s.

    Big Oil gobbled up the solar energy research and development grants the federal government provided and used it to bury clean and green energy.

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