Trump promises 'heads will spin' with proposal to slash permitting process
Published: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
A hard limit of two years on the environmental permitting process could unlock rapid new mineral production in the United States.
Donald Trump’s infrastructure spending plan, which
was announced on Monday February 12, contains sweeping measures
to simplify the environmental permitting process, which could
cut the average length of time for new projects to get approval
from as much as 10 years to less than two.