PRESS RELEASE JULY 13, 2006
CONTACT: Environmental Working Group Lauren Sucher, EWG Public Affairs, (202) 667-6982 Danielle Fugere, Bluewater Network, (415) 544-0790
WASHINGTON - July 13 - The U.S. would reduce oil imports by 20 percent if auto companies met mileage standards using realistic driving tests according to a new analysis by Environmental Working Group (EWG).
That's a savings of 710 million barrels of oil per year more than 1.3 times the 525 million barrels that the nation imported from Saudi Arabia last year.
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