Fastest Way To A Smaller Energy Bill: Use Less Energy

07/09/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

NEW YORK ( -- Want to help the country save a quick million barrels of oil a day? Drive 5% less. Slow down. Inflate your tires.

Those three steps would reduce U.S. oil consumption by 1.3 million barrels a day immediately, according to the Alliance to Save Energy, a conservation group running an efficiency campaign backed not only by environmental groups but also the auto and oil industries.


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