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Joe Biden: United States can't wait any longer to deal with climate crisis

Telegraph, 28 Jan 2021
US President Joe Biden is aiming to cut oil, gas and coal emissions and double energy production from offshore wind turbines through a series of executive orders.

Biden signed three orders at the White House that target federal subsidies for oil and other fossil fuels and halt new oil and gas leases on federal lands and waters.

Speaking before the signing, Mr Biden said the US "has already waited too long to deal with this climate crisis. We can't wait any longer."

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