Policy and Regulation, US

Is the US debt ceiling stand-off compromising Biden's green agenda?

Republican US House speaker Kevin McCarthy, left, with US president Joe Biden, at a meeting in the White House in Washington DC to discuss raising the debt ceiling. (Photo: Yuri Gripas/Abaca/Bloomberg)

As US president Joe Biden’s administration tussles to get agreement from the Republicans over raising the debt ceiling, some fear the price could be a trimming back of his climate ambitions.

The US administration is still hoping to strike a deal with its Republican opposition on raising the ...

To continue reading
Request Free Trial

  • Unlimited access to all content.
  • Email alerts highlighting key industry insight.
  • Invitations to attend exclusive roundtables and events.
  • The Sustainable Views Policy Tracker - deep insight on ESG regulations and deadlines.

Read Next:

Planting trees_forestry
Knowledge Hub, Policy & Regulation, UK
February 23, 2024

Including Woodland Carbon Code in UK ETS could boost prices and accelerate afforestation

A paper co-authored by academics at King’s College London and asset manager Foresight Group argues the case for expanding the UK’s Emissions Trading System to include afforestation 
Read more