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Fernandez de Kirchner: gas sector vital for recovery

President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner calls on the gas industry to focus on "the real economy, production and investment"

By Derek Brower and Tom Nicholls The natural gas sector is vital for economic recovery and growth, Argentina's President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner said yesterday. Speaking at the opening ceremony for the World Gas Conference (WGC), she called on the industry to focus on "the real economy, production and investment". That message will be echoed at this week's conference, where delegates are expected to say that gas is the best energy source to help the world in its quest for economic growth, cleaner skies and a more stable climate. The conference – being attended by 3,200 people, representing 81 countries – comes at a time of flux for the industry. Prices in the world's biggest gas ma

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