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Pros and Cons

What shale gas could really mean for Europe

The lessons offered by US experiences

What shale gas could really mean for Europe What shale gas could really mean for Europe
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Europe remains strongly divided on the issue of natural gas: on the one hand, new sources of natural gas supply are being eagerly sought, on the other hand, the exploitation of shale gas through fracking is viewed in Europe with considerable skepticism. ENERGLOBE asked Carlos Pascual, the US State Department’s top energy diplomat about his thoughts on the potential future role of shale gas in Europe, and the lessons that can be drawn from a critical assessment of the boom in shale gas exploitation currently underway in the USA. 

»THE CRISIS IN THE CONCEPT OF THE

WORLD ORDER (IS) THE ULTIMATE

INTERNATIONAL PROBLEM OF OUR DAYS.«

Henry Kissinger,„World Order“, August 2014