Take a look at the latest story from the New York Times on shale gas revisions by the DOE. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/25/us/25gas.html
America has come to a crossroads with regard to energy. Should we rely heavily on natural gas? Or should we use natural gas as a bridge fuel to alternative forms of power such as wind, nuclear and solar. These questions have serious long-term implications for every consumer of energy in the U.S.