When Trucks Stop Running, America Stops

  • Alice J. FriedemannEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Energy book series (BRIEFSENERGY)


Trucks aren’t going to all stop running at the same time as in a dystopian movie or novel. But since fossil fuels are finite, if a renewable way to run trucks isn’t found, they will stop. As a thought experiment to appreciate how important trucks are, let’s look at what would happen if they all stopped.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.OaklandUSA

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