Tia Nelson says gas prices are not too high. Tia is the daughter of former U.S. Sen. Gaylord Nelson of
Start by determining the fuel efficiency of your vehicle. You can use this online guide. It will help you determine how many miles you can travel using one gallon of gas.
Next push your car the same number of miles you would be able to drive your car on one gallon of gas.
Lastly evaluate the amount of money you would be willing to pay for this service in the future.There is an incredible amount of energy embodied in petroleum. Our ability to harness this easily extractable, easily transportable fuel has transformed our way of life. Along the way we’ve lost sight of just how precious this resource is. We’ve become accustom to purchasing an incredible amount of energy for an extremely low price. When this resource is available in evermore limited amounts how will we react? How should we respond as a society? These are the questions we should be asking ourselves as the planet peaks in oil production. Time spent grumbling won’t help.