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Europe’s Challenge to Survive Without Russian Gas in Five Charts

  • EU governments working on measures to cut bloc’s energy demand
  • Questions remain over whether alternative sources can fill gap
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EU Energy Proposals Won't Work, Schork Says

European governments are drafting drastic measures to cut energy demand and survive the winter without natural gas from Russia. That’s going to be a huge challenge. 

Gas prices have eased from record levels, but remain at eye-watering levels, and the toll of industrial shutdowns is lengthening. A key meeting of European Union energy ministers on Friday aims to ease the impact of the worst energy crisis in decades.