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Energy crisis: what can 1973 teach us?


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Alongside his invasion of Ukraine, Vladimir Putin has throttled gas supplies to Europe—but the world has seen energy used as a weapon before. What can the energy shock of 1973 tell us about today’s crisis?

00:00 - Energy wars
02:12 - Oil sanctions don’t work
06:59 - Energy security
11:05 - Alternatives to oil

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Date Added: 2023-02-18

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