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Fear of Chinese dominance looms over Biden Treasury Department’s next rule on electric car tax credits

Guidance from the Treasury Department will spell out how hard a line the U.S. is drawing against electric vehicles with battery parts or minerals sourced from China.

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Biden policies would help unwind destructive forces of inequality, climate change, Yellen says

The U.S. economy needs ambitious fiscal policy to help unwind destructive forces, such as racial inequality and climate change, that have kept prosperity out of reach for millions of Americans, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told lawmakers Wednesday.

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Treasury creates hub to fight climate change through finance

The Treasury Department has announced its plans to fight climate change through fiscal policy and create a new office to chart an economically beneficial path away from fossil fuel energy.

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U.S. Treasury's Yellen vows to work with international climate finance ministers group

The U.S. government under President Joe Biden is working closely with the international community to tackle climate change, increase the scale of climate finance and leverage additional private investment, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says.

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What Janet Yellen can do about climate change as US Treasury secretary

How the U.S. manages the economic recovery from COVID-19, the financial risks from climate change and inequality together will determine the chances of American prosperity over the coming decades.

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Biden's Cabinet picks could transform energy world

President-elect Joe Biden's choices for Treasury secretary, secretary of State and executive branch positions yesterday signal a dramatic shift in U.S. energy and climate policy.
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Treasury orders firms to reveal climate change impact on profits

The UK Treasury has ordered that Britain's leading companies, investment funds and pension schemes, must be able to show by 2022 how climate change and measures such as a ban on plastics might impact their finances.