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  • July 14, 2021

EU and climate change: European Union launches ‘green deal’ to cut emissions by half in ten years

European Union flags fly outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, on March 24, 2021. (Yves Herman / Reuters) The European Union unveiled on Wednesday an ambitious program to transform the region’s economy to combat climate change, eliminating dependence on fossil fuels, boosting the development and adoption of alternative energies, and imposing the world’s…

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Biden Energy Policy: Moratorium on Oil and Gas Permits Stopped

Pumpjacks in an oil field in Midland, Texas. (Nick Oxford / Reuters) A lawsuit has halted a policy that would have cost New Mexico more than $ 1 billion in revenue by 2022. ORNorth On June 15, 2021, U.S. District Court Judge Terry Doughty issued a preliminary injunction stop the Biden administration’s moratorium on new…

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