Tag: President Joe Biden

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Biden offers $450M for clean energy projects at coal mines

April 4, 2023

Via: Tech Xplore

President Joe Biden’s administration is making $450 million available for solar farms and other clean energy projects at the site of current or former coal mines, part of his efforts to combat climate change. As many as five projects nationwide […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Biden invokes Defense Production Act to boost mineral production for renewable energy, EVs

April 1, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Facing higher oil prices after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, President Joe Biden will invoke the Defense Production Act this week to increase the mining of critical minerals for the batteries used in electric vehicles. Production will occur under strong environmental […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

What’s in President Biden’s budget proposal for clean energy and climate change?

March 29, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

President Joe Biden is seeking billions of dollars to support clean energy projects and climate change mitigation as part of his federal budget proposal for 2023. Overall, Biden’s budget request to Congress totals more than $5.7 trillion, including $44.9 billion […]