Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
His point is that Europe should embrace shale gas as an attractive domestic source of gas which would allow us to snub Gazprom, but that somehow we won't, because:

... because it would require us to take leave of our sanity?

Gazprom delivers reliable supplies. Using existing infrastructure. Which is fully amortised. Cheaper than fracking will ever be.

Why, precisely, is it that we should not want to trade with them, again?

- Jake

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by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Tue May 31st, 2011 at 05:29:23 PM EST

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