For those who are not familiar with the history of energy transitions over the past thousands of years, they will be doomed to repeat the current blunders being made by Europe, the UK, and America. The Ukrainians, caught in the middle as they have been for more than a thousand years, will pay the highest price. Yet the odds of anybody actually learning anything from this historic lesson are very poor. Americans have very short memories. Here is an article by one of Obama’s environmentalists who has actually seen the light and knows where it comes from.