Since taking office, US President Donald Trump has signed 24 executive orders, issued more than 40 presidential memorandums and proclamations, and passed 28 bills – most of which have simply rolled back legislation enacted by his predecessor, Barack Obama. It has been widely noted that the number of presidential orders issued by Trump exceeds that by any president since World War 2.
Despite the flurry of activity, substantive action by Trump on energy has mainly been in the form of extensive deregulation of the sector. On...
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