The Trump administration’s reimposition of sanctions against Iran came into effect on Monday, but the US exempted eight countries that can still import oil from Tehran without penalty.
EU countries on Thursday approved a raft of retaliatory tariffs, including on whiskey and motorcycles, against painful duties imposed by US President Donald Trump on European metals, sources said.
On 8 May, the US, under President Donald Trump, pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal.
The Trump administration’s effort to pressure Iran depends on countries deeply skeptical of the U.S. campaign against the Islamic Republic, creating resistance that analysts and officials in those countries say could undercut one critical element of the push: curtailing Iran’s oil exports.
Global oil supplies are plentiful enough to withstand a “significant reduction” in petroleum exports from Iran, according to a White House memo issued on Monday as the Trump administration prepares to reimpose sanctions on the OPEC member nation.
A top White House adviser for energy and environmental policy is resigning.
As President Trump transitioned into office, clean energy continued to overtake fossil fuels as the main source of new energy investments around the world. While the final 2016 numbers aren’t yet published, preliminary estimates put the total wind and solar installations at new records
US President Donald Trump signaled a sharp break on energy and the environment policy Friday, announcing plans to undo climate policies and promote domestic energy development as part of his “America First” agenda
Twelve months ago, the mood of the Russian delegation at the World Economic Forum in Davos was distinctly gloomy