Putin has another gas shock for us: the deindustrialisation of Europe

“Putin knows exactly what he is doing. It targets electrical substations and step-up transformers that are difficult to replace,” said Professor Alan Riley, energy expert at the Atlantic Council and adviser for Ukraine. “He has a full view of every target because he has detailed plans dating back to the Soviet Union. This is an … Read more

Why your electricity bill is so high — and why your heating bill might be next | WFAE 90.7

If air conditioning your home seemed expensive this summer, get ready, because turning up the heat can cost even more this winter. Rising utility bills are due to soaring prices for natural gas, which generates about 40% of electricity in the United States. The US Energy Information Administration expects this surge to last through the … Read more

Russia makes Philip Schofield the face of its energy war on the West

Phillip Schofield became an unlikely star of Kremlin propaganda on Tuesday after offering ITV viewers the chance to win cash to cover their energy bills. “This week we’ve got our usual cash prizes, but you could also win some extra cash to pay your energy bills until the end of the year,” he told viewers … Read more