Biden increases pace of US energy sector reforms
Published: Monday, 26 April 2021
The United States has announced new climate change targets, even more stringent than those under the existing Paris Agreement, which are likely to have far-reaching effects on the metals and mineral markets.
Among US President Joe Biden’s first moves on
assuming office at the start of 2021 was for his country to
rejoin the Paris Agreement on climate change, as well as to set
a target of net-zero emissions by 2050.
But a new target, announced on April 22, adds a...