New Tariffs On China Prompt Mixed Views On Clean Energy Implications

May 16, 2024
The Biden administration’s decision to boost tariffs on Chinese solar panels, electric vehicles (EVs) and other goods is sparking a mixed reaction from a clean energy sector that could see both benefits and costs, even as observers and the administration defend the trade measures as necessary to ensure domestic support for decarbonization. “[T]he whiplash caused by constantly changing regulatory policy is bad for business certainty and will have harmful market impacts,” the American Clean Power Association said in a May...

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