Some of those same activists saw Biden's recommitment to the Paris agreement as a positive sign for his future administration's climate action.
"Pretty cool that @JoeBiden's most confident statement yet about being the next President of the United States is about Day 1 action to address the climate crisis," Sunrise Movement co-founder and political director Evan Weber tweeted. Jerome Powell (R) takes the oath of office as he is sworn-in as the new chairman of the Federal Reserve (FED) by Randal Quarles (L) vice chair for supervision, at the Federal Reserve Building in Washington, DC on Feb. 5, 2018.
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Powell's remarks led to some speculation the Trump administration might alter its approach to climate change, with the Financial Times reporting on January 31 that some at the Fed had been privately pushing for membership of the banking group.
"The Fed's interest is another sign of the importance of the work of the NGFS," Bank of France governor François Villeroy de Galhau told the FT at the time. It is typically much less refined than table salt and comes in both fine and coarse varieties.
Meteorologist and climate journalist Eric Holthaus also noted that climate change was featured on Biden's transition website.
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