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Poll: Americans Prefer Energy Fix to Cancer Cure

April 4, 2008

by Kenny Luna, North Babylon, NY 04. 3.08 on Tree Hugger
A nationwide survey of nearly 700 people suggests Americans would prefer that more money be invested in technology to solve our energy problems than to cure cancer or other diseases. In fact, roughly 37 percent of respondents said they would rank spending to raise energy efficiency and develop alternative fuel technology a top priority for future investment compared to just 30 percent who ranked more cash for breakthroughs on problems such as cancer as being most important.    Read more: Poll: Americans Prefer Energy Fix to Cancer Cure