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Valerie Volcovici

Analysis-Biden's lofty climate goals collide with political, economic reality

Sep 15 2021

President Joe Biden campaigned on a promise to restore U.S. leadership in the global fight against climate change and followed up with a dizzying number of executive orders and lofty targets to slash emissions.

Exclusive-U.S., EU pursuing global deal to slash planet-warming methane -documents

Sep 14 2021

BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The United States and the European Union have agreed to aim to cut emissions of the planet-warming gas methane by around a third by the end of this decade and are pushing other major economies to join them, according to documents seen by Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-U.S., EU pursuing global deal to slash planet-warming methane -documents

Sep 14 2021

BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON, Sept 13 The United States and the European Union have agreed to aim to cut emissions of the planet-warming gas methane by around a third by the end of this decade and are pushing other major economies to join them, according to documents seen by Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-U.S., EU pursuing global deal to slash planet-warming methane -documents

Sep 13 2021

BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON, Sept 13 The United States and the European Union have agreed to aim to cut emissions of the planet-warming gas methane by around a third by the end of this decade and are pushing other major economies to join them, according to documents seen by Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-U.S., EU pursuing global deal to slash planet-warming methane emissions -documents

Sep 13 2021

BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON, Sept 13 The United States and the European Union are making a joint diplomatic push to get countries to commit to cut methane emissions by nearly a third over the next decade, ahead of the COP26 climate change summit in November, according to documents seen by Reuters.

US, EU make diplomatic push to cut planet-warming methane emissions - documents

Sep 13 2021

BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON, Sept 13 The United States and the European Union are making a joint diplomatic push to get countries to commit to cut methane emissions over the next decade, ahead of the COP26 climate change summit in November, according to documents seen by Reuters.

Biden administration moves to protect key Alaska watershed

Sep 09 2021

ANCHORAGE The Biden administration said on Thursday it will relaunch a process that could permanently protect a vital Alaskan watershed from development of the contentious Pebble Mine project that has been pursued for more than a decade.

Biden administration moves to protect key Alaska watershed

Sep 09 2021

WASHINGTON, Sept 9 The Biden administration said on Thursday it will relaunch a process that could permanently protect a vital Alaskan watershed from the development of the contentious Pebble Mine project https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-alaska-pebblemine/u-s-rejects-permit-for-alaskas-pebble-mine-company-vows-appeal-idUSKBN2852XM that has been pursued for more than a decade.

Solar energy can account for 40% of U.S. electricity by 2035 -DOE

Sep 08 2021

WASHINGTON The Biden administration on Wednesday released a report showing the United States can get 40% of its electricity from solar energy by 2035, a significant jump.

Divers to try to locate source of reported oil spill in Gulf after Hurricane Ida

Sep 05 2021

WASHINGTON A private dive team will try to locate the source of a suspected oil spill spotted in the Bay Marchand area of the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, after Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc in the region this week, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Saturday.

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