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El cambio climático ocasionará más migraciones y conflictos internacionales

En febrero, Biden firmó una orden ejecutiva que ordena al Consejo de Seguridad Nacional que brinde opciones para proteger y reasentar a las personas desplazadas por el cambio climático. El reporte publicado el jueves recomienda que la Casa Blanca “trabaje…

Biden Crafts a Climate Plan B: Tax Credits, Regulation and State Action

WASHINGTON — After losing the centerpiece of his climate agenda just a week before heading to a major global warming summit, President Biden intends to make the case that the United States has a new plan that will still meet…

Britain Outlines Energy Plans Amid Dimming Prospects for Climate Summit

LONDON — Two weeks before a global summit on climate change that some fear is already foundering, Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain on Tuesday tried to recapture momentum by announcing a host of measures to bolster his own country’s…

Joe Manchin Versus West Virginia on Climate and Child Care

President Biden’s policy agenda is hanging by a thread. And the reason can be summarized in two words: Joe Manchin. (Well, also Kyrsten Sinema, but does anyone know what’s going on with her?) Manchin, the Democratic senator from West Virginia…

Biden’s Plans Raise Questions About What U.S. Can or Cannot Afford to Do

WASHINGTON — As lawmakers debate how much to spend on President Biden’s sprawling domestic agenda, they are really arguing about a seemingly simple issue: affordability. Can a country already running huge deficits afford the scope of spending that the president…

‘Estamos capitalizando la oportunidad’: las petroleras estatales entran en acción

En meses recientes, Qatar Energy invirtió en varios yacimientos costeros de África, mientras que la empresa nacional de gas de Rumania le compró un bloque de producción costera a Exxon Mobil. Según los expertos en energía, si las empresas occidentales…

Democrats Weigh Carbon Tax After Manchin Rejects Key Climate Provision

WASHINGTON — Some House and Senate Democrats, smarting from a move by Senator Joe Manchin III, Democrat of West Virginia, to kill a major element of President Biden’s climate plan, are switching to Plan B: a tax on carbon dioxide…

Key to Biden’s Climate Agenda Like to Be Cut Because of Manchin

WASHINGTON — The most powerful part of President Biden’s climate agenda — a program to rapidly replace the nation’s coal- and gas-fired power plants with wind, solar and nuclear energy — will likely be dropped from the massive budget bill…

As Western Oil Giants Cut Production, State-Owned Companies Step Up

Kuwait announced last month that it planned to invest more than $6 billion in exploration over the next five years to increase production to four million barrels a day, from 2.4 million barrels now. The United Arab Emirates, a major…

As Democrats Trim Spending Bill, Some Americans Fear Being Left Behind

WASHINGTON — Democrats in Congress are curbing their ambitions for President Biden’s economic agenda, and Jennifer Mount, a home health care aide, worries that means she will not get the raise she needs to pay more than $3,000 in medical…

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