Energy Technology and the Military

Although the National Security Agency had been using information technology that blows some people's minds, the NSA does not have a monopoly on technology. Other U.S. agencies also have access to some incredible ideas. In fact, some mind-blowing technologies are popping up in energy.

The U.S. Department of Defense consumes more than $15 billion worth of energy each year. In 2010, the DoD used more than 500 trillion British thermal units (Btu) worth of jet fuel, more than 135 trillion Btus of fuel oil, more than 18 trillion Btus of motor gasoline and almost 3 trillion Btus of other petroleum, according to the DoD's own statement. This is in addition to nuclear, renewable and other forms of energy....662 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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