The Mounting Dangers of the CAFE Mileage Standards
Publication Date: October 1988
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Energy and environment
U.S. dependence on foreign sources of oil is a serious concern. CAFE standards, however, are not an effective method of addressing the problem. CAFE saves a minuscule fraction of U.S. oil consumption at an enormous cost: And policy makers should explore alternative methods for decreasing America's dependence on foreign oil.