Tag: Steel tariffs

Commercialization, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, U.S.

Could Steel Tariffs Slow The 100% Renewable Movement?

March 14, 2018

Via: Forbes

Last week, President Donald Trump announced tariffs on the two most important metals in modern society – aluminum and steel. He set a 25% tariff on imported steel and 10% on imported aluminum. Immediately, gasps rang out across the markets […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Trump’s protectionism spooks energy industry

March 2, 2018

Via: Petroleum Economist

Steel tariffs could slow booming pipeline and downstream infrastructure construction and feed producer inflation America’s oil and gas industry is steeling itself for Trump’s tariffs. The White House has kept details of the new taxes close to the vest, but […]