Gladstone spectre haunts US export drive

THE battle within the US to restrict gas export growth is rolling on, with the nation’s peak gas users body raising the spectre of Australia’s Gladstone experience to warn of a doubling of energy prices if the US’s vast reserves of shale gas are used to prop up the European and Chinese economies.

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The US is facing LNG growing pains.

The Industrial Energy Consumers of America argues it is not in the public interest to approve LNG export volumes to levels "which will connect low domestic prices to high global LNG market prices",