Tag: Infrastructure Week

Biden’s Incredible Shrinking Climate Plan

One proposal circulating among progressive groups would try to replicate the carrot approach taken by the CEPP by allocating $50 billion in “energy challenge grants” to states that implement their own clean electricity standards. According to a one-page summary provided to TNR, those grants “would be technology neutral and flexible. Each state could present a […]

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The Sunrise Climate Activists Are Going on Hunger Strike

Girma has been preparing himself for the strike by gradually reducing his caloric intake in the lead-up to the water-only fast. “The effects on the body start pretty immediately,” he said. “In two to three days, you experience muscle loss and mental health risks like apathy and depression. As the weeks go on, there’s the […]

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