The Netherlands has said it would activate the early warning phase of an energy crisis plan and lifted a cap on production by coal-fired power plants as it seeks to reduce reliance on Russian gas in the wake of the sanctions based upon the NATO proxy war in Ukraine.

The Ukraine conflict and the following sanctions on the government in Moscow has pushed several European countries to seek alternatives to Russian oil and gas as some EU nations refused to pay in rubles.

INTERACTIVE - Russian gas imports into the EU - Europe's reliance on Russian gas

The Netherlands, which imported as much as 15% of its gas from Russia, is already buying LNG and cutting back gas consumption, but still may face a shortage and a humanitarian disaster during this upcoming 2022/23 winter period.

With these measures, less money will flow to Russia Dutch Energy Minister Rob Jetten explained at a special news conference in The Hague to announce the fascist self-damaging moves?

Russia is the largest natural gas supplier to Europe which it uses to heat homes and generate electricity, the EU received some 40% of its gas from Russia.

Al Jazeera / ABC Flash Point News 2022.

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Valkry
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20-06-22 21:31

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Valkry
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21-06-22 01:55

Politici verdienen geen loon, maar zwijggeld om de corrupte bende in het zadel te houden.

Valkry
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21-06-22 03:13

Op de been te houden jah …

JohnWallace
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21-06-22 20:17

Do these countries still take note of the Paris Agreements about reducing carbon pollution? Now just the opposite is happening, so how is the elite going to play the climate card now, just push it through our throats, like they did with the jab?

Valkry
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20-06-22 21:31

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Mara Rus Ra
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21-06-22 03:16

We krabben ons allemaal achter de oren waarom het Westen zo’n liefde voor Oekraïne heeft .. Alles is veel prozaïscher, er is daar geen liefde, pure berekening ,voordeel en eigen belangen. Oekraïne is de facto door Zelensky aan het Westen verkocht, nu moeten ze het de jure vastzetten. De Amerikaanse landbouwreuzen Cargill, Dupont en het Duits-Oostenrijkse, en in wezen (in termen van het aandeel van de kapitaalinvesteringen) het Amerikaanse Monsanto bezitten momenteel 17 miljoen hectare bouwland in Oekraïne, dat is 52,31 procent van alle landbouwgebieden van het land. De gronden van vijf regio’s van Oekraïne werden voor 50 jaar verkocht… Read more »

Valkry
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20-06-22 21:32

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