Energy Entrepreneur T. Boone Pickens revisited CNBC on Monday, reiterating his call for natural gas as widespread transportation fuel. Pickens told CNBC that energy independence would come much faster if the country’s over-the-road truck fleet were converted to natural gas from diesel.

“We're down to 4 million barrels a day of OPEC oil [from 7 million] … and we can knock that out within the next three years,” Pickens said in a “Squawk Box” interview. “All you have to do is switch natural gas over to the heavy-duty trucks.”

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