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EU pushes for urgent energy deal in U.S. trade pact

Anna Yukhananov | Reuters WASHINGTON – The United States should commit to exporting oil and natural gas to Europe under a transatlantic trade deal in light of the European Union’s geopolitical situation, the EU trade commissioner said on Tuesday. Tension between Russia and the West over the future of Ukraine is spurring the European Union to renew efforts to end decades ...

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Leaked U.S.-EU trade document calls for “legally binding” commitment for energy exports

John Deede | Shale Plays Media Google+ The Washington Post has obtained a secret document from the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations taking place between the United States and the European Union. The document, dated May 27, sheds light on the meetings: 4. The U.S. has also been hesitant to discuss a solution for US export restrictions on natural gas and ...

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EU-US TTIP trade negotiations shrouded in secrecy

John Deede | Shale Plays Media Google+ Diplomats from the European Union and the United States have been holding trade negotiations behind closed doors in hopes of enacting the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Since the details of the agreement are not available to the public, there has been much speculation regarding the potential outcomes of the partnership. The contents of ...

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Leaked document outlines US, EU trade policy


John Bestoloffe , Shale Plays Media The European Union is working with the United States to expand fracking operations and exports, according to a trade agreement document that leaked today. The text, revealed today by the Huffington Post, is an early draft of the energy policy to be included in the upcoming Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership between the US ...

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