This is a pan ambitious program of Joe Biden, who has just been unveiled in the United States. The former vice-president of Barack Obama, now a democratic candidate for the presidential election, pledged Tuesday to invest massively in renewable sources of energy. According to him, this is a sector that will mobilise "millions of jobs" in the United States with the ambition to arrive at an electrical output of their own in only 15 years. "We're going to make historic investments", has assured the democratic candidate to the White House, which wants to be the champion of the fight against climate change in the face of Donald Trump to prevail in the election of November 3.
When the billionaire republican "think climate change, the single word which he thinks is 'a hoax'. When I think of climate change, I think 'jobs'. Unionized jobs are well paid that will put Americans back to work," quipped Joe Biden in his fief of Wilmington (Delaware). The climate plan includes a program of construction of housing with low energy consumption, incentives for purchasing electric vehicles manufactured in the United States, or the passage of the fleet of government vehicles electric.
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"These investments are of the 'win-win' for this country, creating jobs, reducing energy costs and protecting our climate," he said. "Transforming the electric power sector u.s. to generate power without carbon pollution (...) will be the largest provider of jobs and economic competitiveness in the 21st century", launched the former vice-president.
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He again promised the return of the United States within the Paris Agreement for the climate, which Donald Trump has withdrawn in 2017, with focus on the end of carbon emissions by 2050. In total, the public investment will amount to 2 000 billion dollars over four years, according to the campaign materials of the candidate.
With this ambitious plan, more aggressive program presented to primary a democrat, the centrist candidate hopes to satisfy the progressive wing of the party, he needs to win the presidential election. It took the president Trump, who bet on fossil fuels such as oil. "It's all Donald Trump and the republicans have to offer : policies that look to the past, which degrade the environment, which will affect the health of the country, which will slow down economic promises, while other countries will race in the head", he warned.
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last week, Joe Biden, had unveiled a massive plan of 700 billion dollars to revitalize the american economy after the crisis of the sars coronavirus. If it is at the head of the national surveys, Joe Biden, however, is lagging behind in the economic sector, where Donald Trump is considered more able by the voters.