Ukrainian Energy Partnerships: The Key to Retaining U.S. Leadership in Europe

Ukrainian Energy Partnerships: The Key to Retaining U.S. Leadership in Europe

BY ANATOLIY AMELIN AND ANDRIAN PROKIP Under current conditions of geopolitical competition and a leadership race, the United States as a main global player will need new means to retain this status. In the case of tension with Russia and imposing sanctions against it, a new tool is available now—participation in energy source mining and […]

U.S. Coal for Ukraine: Vital Necessity or Political Benefits Seeking?

U.S. Coal for Ukraine: Vital Necessity or Political Benefits Seeking?

BY ANDRIAN PROKIP In June 2017, Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko visited the United States and met U.S. president Donald Trump. After that meeting President Poroshenko announced that Ukraine would be importing anthracite from the United States. On September 13 the first shipment was delivered to Ukraine. After the start of the military conflict in Donbas […]