Yellen Says Clean Energy ‘Most Important’ Piece Of Infrastructure Deal

June 3, 2021
Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is touting the Biden administration’s push for low-carbon energy investments as the “most important” piece of the infrastructure package being negotiated on Capitol Hill, underscoring the high priority the administration is placing on the issue even as Senate Republicans are downplaying such measures. Yellen made the pitch in June 3 remarks to a conference on “sustainable” infrastructure hosted by the Group of 20 (G20) of the world’s largest economies, while also tying the domestic efforts with...

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