Biden considers calling climate emergency as soon as this week -paper
U.S. President Biden is considering declaring a national climate emergency as soon as this week, the Washington Post newspaper said on Tuesday, citing sources. The move came after two U.S. Senate Democrats urged Biden to declare a climate emergency and use the Defense Production Act to ramp up production of a wide range of renewable energy products and systems, including solar panels.
President Biden Considers Declaring National Climate Emergency As Temperatures Soar Across United States, White House Says
More than 12 million Americans now live in regions covered by excessive heat advisories as temperatures approach or exceed triple-digits in some areas.
Biden ready to invoke ‘domestic mobilization’ against climate crisis after Congress failed
President Biden is preparing to declare a climate emergency, say lawmakers who have spoken to the president and are urging him to take executive action now that Congress’ negotiations for climate change legislation have fallen apart.