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Timothy Gardner

Saudi Arabia must OK nonproliferation standard: U.S. energy secretary

Jun 25 2019

WASHINGTON Saudi Arabia must commit to a broad international monitoring program of nuclear power facilities if it develops nuclear power reactors with technology from the United States, U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry told lawmakers on Tuesday.

RPT-UPDATE 3-UAW opposes Trump plan to freeze fuel rules at 2020 levels -testimony

Jun 20 2019

WASHINGTON, June 19 The United Auto Workers (UAW) will tell Congress on Thursday the union opposes the Trump administration's proposal to freeze fuel efficiency requirements at 2020 levels through 2026, according to written testimony.

UAW opposes Trump plan to freeze fuel rules at 2020 levels: testimony

Jun 19 2019

WASHINGTON The United Auto Workers (UAW) will tell Congress on Thursday the union opposes the Trump administration's proposal to freeze fuel efficiency requirements at 2020 levels through 2026, according to written testimony.

GE poised for significant power orders in Iraq after U.S. push -sources

Jun 14 2019

NEW YORK/BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON General Electric Co potentially stands to win a large share of multibillion-dollar contracts to rebuild Iraq's electricity system, reflecting a change in how Iraq intends to award the work after the United States lobbied for GE, according to sources familiar with the matter.

U.S. senator introduces bill to sanction Russia-to-Germany gas pipeline

Jun 13 2019

WASHINGTON, June 13 U.S. Senator John Barrasso introduced a bill on Thursday to slap sanctions on individuals and companies developing Russia's Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project, a day after his fellow Republican, President Donald Trump, said he was considering sanctions on the pipeline.

Trump considering sanctions over Russia's Nord Stream 2 natgas pipeline

Jun 12 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was considering sanctions over Russia's Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project -- which the United States has told European companies

U.S. seeks to help countries boost key minerals' output to reduce reliance on China

Jun 11 2019

WASHINGTON The United States will team up with Canada and Australia to help countries around the world develop their reserves of minerals like lithium, copper and cobalt, the State Department said on Tuesday, part of a multi-pronged strategy to reduce global reliance on China for materials crucial to high-tech industries.

Russia 'fearful' of America's rising energy exports: U.S. envoy

Jun 10 2019

(This June 7 story corrects to say NuScale Power's major investor is Fluor Corp, company is not a joint venture of Lightbridge and Framatome in 12th paragraph)

Trump is confident Mexico will enforce new immigration deal

Jun 09 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum programme and boost security on its southern border to stem Central American migrants trying to reach the United States. | Video

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