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The true cost of the military's oil addiction

Among the many incentives pushing the military to use less oil, reducing the number of casualties it takes to protect vulnerable fuel convoys is one of the most important.

Source: Statistics calculated by CNNMoney using figures from the U.S. Department of Defense, Census and Energy Information Administration. Fuel can photo: Thinkstock.