eia found that some companies are issued licenses to breed endangered animals, including the South China Tiger.
According to the eia, by contrast, solar accounted for a mere .04 percent of electricity generation in 2011.
“The fuel economics look very favorable,” said Nicholas Chase, an economist at eia.
Numbers from the eia report show that only 11 percent of the oil the U.S. used in March came from sources outside the U.S.
Last year, the UK-based Environmental Investigation Agency (eia) took a closer look at the tiger trade in China.