From: Alice Ollstein
Date: June 29, 2017 at 3:48:13 PM EDT
Subject: Pool report #9
President Trump announced 6 new actions at the Department of Energy:
1. Expansion & revival of nuclear energy sector
2. Ease application process for coal projects
3. Approved construction of new petroleum pipeline to Mexico. Joked: "That'll go right under the wall."
4. Approved the sale of more American natural gas to South Korea.
5. Approve 2 applications to export natural gas from the Lake Charles LNG terminal.
6. Open up new offshore oil and gas leasing program
"This is all just the beginning," he said. "The golden era of American energy is now underway."
More quotes to come.
Alice Miranda Ollstein
Talking Points Memo