Biden: creating a green economy will create jobs

Joe Biden pitches plan to create high-paying green energy jobs

Biden: creating a green economy will create jobs

President announced this as he unveiled a new package of measures to tackle harmful climate change

President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed a new executive package to tackle dangerous climate change, including suspending new treaties and cutting subsidies for oil and natural gas production on federal lands, as his administration pursues environmental protection policies that Biden called a “boon” and an excuse. to create many jobs.

The orders define the main features of the new president’s strategy on climate change and environmental protection, completely changing the policy pursued by his predecessor, Republican Donald Trump..

“In my opinion, we have already waited too long to begin the fight against this climate crisis. It’s time to act, ”Biden said, speaking at a ceremony at the White House, noting the threats the country faces from increased storms, wildfires, floods and droughts related to climate change, as well as from air pollution from burning fossil fuel.

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Biden has unveiled a “nationwide approach” that climate change should be at the center of US national security and foreign policy, as well as domestic planning. He said building modern and resilient climate change infrastructure and clean energy will create millions of well-paid, union-protected jobs in the future..

“This is a case where social creation and benefit intersect, where fighting this existential threat to the survival of the planet and enhancing our economic growth and well-being are one and the same thing. When I think about climate change and the responses to it, I think about jobs, ”added Biden, who faces pressure from his own party’s liberal wing to take more decisive action to tackle abnormal climate change..

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