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Is America Doomed To Replicate Europe's Energy Crisis?

• Zero Hedge

Authored by Irina Slav via OilPrice.com,

What is happening in Europe - including the UK, by the way, one of the most active energy transitioners - right now is a cautionary tale of magnificent proportions.

 Europe was in no particular rush to top up its gas reserves at the time, and neither was Asia.

The quick deterioration in the energy situation in Europe should make anyone planning major energy system overhauls think twice before following the exact same scenario that Europe did.

For weeks now, there has been virtually no other news but the energy crunch that surprised Europe in September and has since then gone on to roil every market and industry and spur fears of blackouts, astronomical utility bills, and rising food prices.