Vastavam web: Resource-rich America will now seek “energy dominance”, President Donald Trump has announced as he asserted that Washington will not let other countries “take away our sovereignty” and “tell us what to do and how to do it”.”With these incredible resources, my administration will seek not only American energy independence that we’ve been looking for so long, but American energy dominance,” Trump said yesterday at an event at the US Department of Energy.”We have nearly 100 years’ worth of natural gas and more than 250 years’ worth of clean, beautiful coal. We are top producers of petroleum and the number-one producer of natural gas. We have so much more than we ever thought possible. We are really in the driving seat,” he said.
“We will be dominant. We will export American energy all over the world, all around the globe. These energy exports will create countless jobs for our people, and provide true energy security to our friends, partners, and allies all across the globe,” he said.”First, we will begin to revive and expand our nuclear energy sector, which produces clean, renewable and emissions- free energy,” he said adding, that a complete review of US nuclear energy policy will help them find new ways to revitalize this crucial energy resource.”Ukraine already tells us they need millions and millions of metric tons right now. There are many other places that need it, too. And we want to sell it to them, and to everyone else all over the globe who need it,” he said.Thirdly the US has approved the construction of a new petroleum pipeline to Mexico, which will further boost American energy exports, Trump said.
Fourthly, a major US company, Sempra Energy, signed an agreement to begin negotiations for the sale of more American natural gas to South Korea, Trump said.Fifth, the US Department of Energy has announced that it will approve two long-term applications to export additional natural gas from the Lake Charles LNG terminal in Louisiana.