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Outside editorial: Al Gore deserved his Nobel Peace Prize

...think about it. You have an opinion; you've debated it with friends and family. Maybe you've stopped driving a gas guzzler, dialed back the thermostat or adjusted your lifestyle in countless other ways to save energy. And chances are, that...
Outside Editorial: Big Oil needs to expand nation's refining capacity

...largest gasoline consumer. Americans are burning slightly more fuel than they did a year ago, and many still are driving gas guzzlers, even though the average U.S. pump price recently hit record levels exceeding $3.20 a gallon before settling...
Big difference between cars, tobacco

...gas industry are more responsible for lung disease than is tobacco use and that "doctors love their big, expensive gas guzzlers better than they do their patients." Ken then publicly declared that he will continue smoking until the American Lung...
SE leaders criticize ferry test

...state ferry chief under the Knowles administration and now a Juneau Assembly member. Taylor says the fast ferries are gas guzzlers, compared to conventional ferries that operate around the clock. Though the high-speed vessels are consuming less...
Outside editorial: Cash for Clunkers a money guzzler

...imagination." They were referring to Cash for Clunkers, a program tried last year to pay consumers to trade in old gas-guzzlers for fuel-efficient new models. On the surface, it did work, spurring motorists to rush to their local dealers...
Outside editorial: Congress' 'cash for clunkers' a lemon of an idea

...Cash for clunkers" is a bad idea whose time seems to have come. Congress has added trade-in incentives for old gas guzzlers to a $106 billion supplemental appropriations bill whose primary purpose is to fund military operations in Iraq and...
The 'Cash for Clunkers' program was a good deal

...000 vehicles. The government encouraged sales by offering vouchers of up to $4,500 for consumers who traded in gas guzzlers for more fuel-efficient cars. Pennsylvania finished sixth, with $138.7 million worth of rebates; New Jersey...
'Clunkers' program boosts local car sales

...Mendenhall Auto Center, said the federal program that gives rebates of as much as $4,500 to motorists who trade in gas guzzlers for more fuel-efficient vehicles is helping sales. People who had decided to just drive what they owned are changing...
Keep those clunkers running smooth

Turning in old gas-guzzlers for cash sounded like a great idea to a lot of Americans; in fact, the federal Cash for Clunkers program was so popular that...
Which is gas guzzler?

In a recent Word of Mouth it was said that the increasing price of gas made flying or taking the ferry a less expensive way to travel than by driving a highway. Here's the straight scoop on fuel costs.


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