The Biden administration’s plans for an accelerated transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy could result in lower incomes and lost jobs, according to a report issued in early April by the Energy Futures Initiative.
Hospital market consolidation, a process that has been well underway for decades, appears to have undermined the efficient delivery of health care services when the nation needed it the most: during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Globally, an estimated 129 billion masks (most of them disposable) are being used every month but concerns are now being raised that the very item touted as inhibiting the spread of the pandemic poses a threat to the environment and, by extension, to public health.
As part of the Biden administration's is pursuit of climate change and social justice goals, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has created a Climate and ESG (Environment, Social, and Corporate Governance) Task Force in its Division of Enforcement.
Surging demand for heating fuel driven by an unusually cold winter with heavy snow in northeastern Asia triggered a boom in U.S. exports of liquified natural gas (LNG) to China, Japan, and South Korea in recent months.