Post Tagged with: "Biden"

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Column: Can Biden transform the U.S. energy system?

Reuters


LONDON – U.S. presidential transitions have all the elements of a great news story: people, drama, timeliness, conflict and consequences. But energy systems are mostly shaped by slower moving, impersonal, structural forces.

President Joe Biden’s first executive actions after …

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Mexico defends state-led energy policy as investors look to Biden

Reuters


MEXICO CITY – Mexico’s president on Thursday forcefully defended his drive to strengthen the state’s role in the energy sector, seeking to temper investor hopes that he might give ground if the new U.S. government under President Joe Biden …

January 21, 2021 - 2:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Mexico
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The U.S. remains important in the oil market, even if Biden is less vocal than Trump: UAE energy minister

CNBC


The U.S. will always play an important role in global energy markets, even though President-elect Joe Biden is likely to be less vocal than President Donald Trump about oil, the UAE’s energy minister told CNBC ahead of Inauguration Day.…

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Biden to revoke KXL pipeline permit in blow to Canada’s oil sector

Reuters


CALGARY, Alberta – U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday will revoke the permit needed to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline after being sworn into office, aides said, dashing Ottawa’s hopes of salvaging a project that the struggling Canadian …

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Investors storm into alternative energy funds ahead of Biden presidency

Reuters


Investors are rushing to invest in alternative energy funds this year on hopes of more green reforms, with President-elect Joe Biden set to take office next week.

According to Lipper data, alternative energy funds that primarily invest in solar, …

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Russia to U.S. President-elect: don’t upset the oil market

Reuters


MOSCOW – Russia hopes the incoming administration of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will not derail producer nations’ action to boost oil markets, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak said on Monday.

Russia, other leading oil producers and the Organization …

December 21, 2020 - 9:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, OPEC
Biden’s expected Energy Department pick, Granholm, could lead charge on electric cars

Biden’s expected Energy Department pick, Granholm, could lead charge on electric cars

Reuters


WASHINGTON/DETROIT – When Jennifer Granholm was governor of auto-manufacturing Michigan, she led a charge that secured a whopping $1.35 billion in federal funding for companies to make electric cars and batteries in her state.

Biden's expected Energy Department pick, Granholm, could lead charge on electric cars- oil and gas 360

As President-elect Joe Biden’s expected …

December 17, 2020 - 1:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, People
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Who will spearhead Biden’s climate, energy and agriculture policies?

Reuters


WASHINGTON  – President-elect Joe Biden has vowed an overhaul of U.S. energy and environment policy to fight climate change, with a goal of bringing the economy to net-zero emissions by 2050.

While the plan has yet to be clearly …

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Commentary – China’s control of rare earth minerals another challenge for President-elect Biden

Capital Gazette


Publisher’s Note:

Arcadia Minerals, Inc. (AMI), owner of two advanced stage critical minerals deposits in Wyoming, has engaged EnerCom Inc. to assist in identifying potential joint-venture partners or buyers for its properties.

Critical and rare earth minerals are

December 8, 2020 - 3:30 pm China, Closing Bell Story‎, Discoveries & Formations
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Biden plan to end U.S. fossil fuel subsidies faces big challenges

Reuters


WASHINGTON – President-elect Joe Biden’s promise to end U.S. fossil fuel subsidies worth billions of dollars a year for drillers and miners could be hard to keep due to resistance from lawmakers in a narrowly divided Congress, including from …

December 1, 2020 - 10:00 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News
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U.S. oil industry group pledges to fight possible Biden fracking limits

Reuters


If U.S. President-elect Joe Biden tries to restrict development of oil and gas drilling on federal lands, the American Petroleum Institute (API) will use “every tool at its disposal” including legal action, chief executive Mike Sommers said in an …

November 25, 2020 - 1:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Fracing
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Future of Dakota Access pipeline uncertain as Biden presidency looms

Reuters


NEW YORK  – The election of Democrat Joseph Biden could create more headaches for the Dakota Access Pipeline’s (DAPL) owners, who are already embroiled in legal battles to keep the main conduit for flowing oil out of North Dakota …

November 13, 2020 - 2:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Pipeline News
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U.S.-China trade tensions won’t be going away under Biden’s administration

CNBC


BEIJING — U.S.-China trade tensions are set for more predictability after Joe Biden’s presidential win — which likely means calmer rhetoric in a continued tough stance on Beijing.

Following years of brewing U.S. complaints about unfair business practices …

November 9, 2020 - 3:30 pm China, Closing Bell Story‎, Economy, Political News
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Analysis: Biden’s clean-energy ‘revolution’ faces challenge to match fossil-fuel jobs, pay

Reuters


WASHINGTON/NEW YORK  – Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, seeking to allay concerns that his plan to fight climate change would harm the economy, has promised a “clean energy revolution that creates millions of unionized middle-class jobs” if he’s elected.…

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Analysis: Biden presidency could cut slow path to resumed Iran, Venezuela oil exports

Reuters


WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY/LONDON – Democratic U.S. presidential hopeful Joe Biden’s promised return to diplomacy with OPEC-members Iran and Venezuela could cut a path for a return of their oil exports should he win, but not before many months at least …

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Biden’s $2 trillion New Green Deal underscores the need to separate Energy Policy from politics

Forbes


The Joe Biden presidential campaign has released a new proposal for energy and environmental policy, including plans to spend $2 trillion over a decade and a goal of achieving 100% clean electricity standard by 2035. Also promised: good union …

July 15, 2020 - 1:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Politics & Opinions
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Joe Biden unveils $2 trillion green infrastructure and jobs plan

CNBC


Former Vice President Joe Biden released a sprawling plan Tuesday to revamp American infrastructure and energy to both curb climate change and spur economic growth.

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee’s proposal aims to achieve carbon-free power generation by 2035. …