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  The Saudi-American Alliance, Part Two
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The Future of Energy
Aired 1/20/2005

Affordable and plentiful energy has fueled America’s economic engine for more than a century. For most of this period, we have been able to rely on resources like oil and coal. But the possibility of worldwide depletion of fossil fuels, the threat of global climate change, and the advent of new fuels like hydrogen have led to a call for a new national energy policy. How can America strike a balance between our economy and our ecology?
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  Daniel Yergin
    Author of The Commanding Heights, chairman of Cambridge Energy Research Associates and author of numerous books including The Prize: The Epic Quest for Money, Oil, and Power
  Daniel Lashof
    Senior scientist and Director of the Global Warming Project at the National Resources Defense Council.

Originally Aired: 1/20/2005

   
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  aired 4/27/2006
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  aired 4/14/2005
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  aired 2/27/2003


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