Emergency measures: How President Biden aims to boost clean tech production in the name of defence

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White House announces sweeping package of executive orders designed to turbocharge US and global solar and heat pump development

President Joe Biden yesterday responded to rising fossil fuel costs and the continued Congressional deadlock that is blocking White House efforts to pass climate legislation by approving a package of emergency...

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