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Emergency workers at a site of a Russian missile strike in Kyiv, November 23, 2022. © Valentyn Ogirenko, Reuters 10:54am: Gas price cap divides EU energy ministers’ meeting

EU energy ministers met Thursday to debate measures to mitigate the energy crunch in Europe but were divided over a gas price cap proposal slammed by many as a “joke”.

They were to discuss a proposal by the European Commission, unveiled just two days earlier, that would set a cap on gas prices at 275 euros per megawatt hour.Yet at least 15 EU countries — more than half the bloc — want […]

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