The Biden Administration is taking coordinated steps to support rapid offshore wind deployment and job creation by advancing ambitious wind energy projects to create good-paying, union jobs; investing in American infrastructure to strengthen the domestic supply chain and deploy offshore wind energy; and supporting critical research and development and data sharing. These efforts include theContinue reading “Biden Administration Advances Offshore Wind Energy Projects”
U.S. President Joe Biden is taking executive action to tackle the climate crisis nationally and abroad, including re-establishing the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. These Executive Orders build on the actions that the president took on his first day in office, including rejoining the Paris Agreement and immediate review of rollbacks ofContinue reading “Biden Advances Climate Agenda”
Dr. Eric Lander has been named U.S. President Joe Biden’s science advisor and nominee for director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), a position Biden is elevating to Cabinet-level. The following individuals are also part of Biden’s science team: Dr. Alondra Nelson, OSTP deputy director for science and society Dr. Frances H.Continue reading “Biden’s Science Team”
U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will nominate the following for key administration energy and environment posts: Jennifer Granholm, secretary of the Department of Energy Michael Regan, Environmental Protection Agency administrator Brenda Mallory, chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Ali Zaidi, deputy national climate advisor
President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Pete Buttigieg to serve as secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, which includes the Maritime Administration (MARAD). He is a former mayor of South Bend, Indiana. Read the CNN article here.