Climate Change

"Biden To Order Agencies To Revisit Vehicle Tailpipe Emissions Standards"

"President-elect Joe Biden will order U.S. agencies on Wednesday to revisit fuel efficiency standards as well as rules governing emissions from airplanes, and appliance and building energy efficiency standards, the transition team said."

Source: Reuters, 01/20/2021

Biden to Cancel Keystone XL Pipeline in Inauguration Day Executive Order

"President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. is expected to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline permit on his first day in office, quickly reversing his predecessor’s approval of a project to move oil from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico long opposed by environmentalists, according to a person familiar with Mr. Biden’s plans."

Source: NYTimes, 01/20/2021

"Total Quits Leading U.S. Oil Lobby Over Climate Differences"

"Total SE became the first oil major to quit the influential American Petroleum Institute due to a clash on climate change policy, a sign of the pressure the U.S. lobby group is likely to come under as Washington is about to again embrace the Paris climate agreement.

Source: Bloomberg Green, 01/18/2021


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