Shortly after the inauguration of President Donald Trump, the White House posted the administration’s “America First Energy Plan” on its website. While the plan lacks specifics about implementation, it lays out a foundation for US energy policy for at least the next four years. Key highlights from the plan include: Eliminating “harmful and unnecessary policies such as the Climate Action Plan and the Waters of the US rule,” which would increase American wages by more than $30 billion over the next seven years, according to the administration. Embracing US shale and gas and taking advantage of “the estimated $50 trillion in untapped shale, oil, and natural gas reserves.” US shale has finally become cash flow neutral after years of living on debt. Having a commitment to clean coal technology.
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