Station Wildervank of the Groningen natural gas field. By Skitterphoto via Wikimedia Commons

The Dutch love affair with natural gas: A cautionary tale for the United States?

By Kurt Cobb, Resource Insights

Americans may not be as dependent on natural gas as the Dutch. But they have rushed into their own torrid love affair with natural gas and lost sight of the fact that affairs which start out torrid are the same ones that tend to flame out quickly, surprising everyone with their sudden demise.