Thomson ReutersJanuary 28, 2013 13:30
(John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own)
By John Kemp
LONDON, Jan 28 (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Energy must make a historic decision in the next few months: whether to allow large-scale natural gas exports from the United States.
The issue is as much about philosophy and foreign relations as the practical impact on gas prices and big energy users such as the chemical, fertiliser and steel industries.