• For many nations, energy is significant not only as it applies to providing for the consumption needs of the region's populace, but also in terms of developing the means of exporting it and dealing with the effect that this has on the environment.

  • Article // Jul 24, 2014
    Michael Hochberg
    A proposed deal to export Israeli natural gas through Egypt has the potential to enable Israel’s entry into its first major export markets, help Egypt escape a deepening energy crisis, and welcome the first European players into Israel’s natural gas industry. However, the deal is complicated by political realities and a history of deeply rooted grievances between the two countries, made worse by the recent violence between Israel and Hamas in Gaza.