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Biden puts freeze on new oil, gas leases on federal land, will tie climate to overseas policy

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden declared a extensive-ranging moratorium on new oil and gas leasing on U.S. lands and waters, as his administration moves immediately to reverse Trump administration insurance policies on power and the ecosystem and address local climate transform. The transfer follows a 60-day suspension of new drilling permits for U.S. lands and waters announced last week and follows Biden’s… Read more →