World Bank president should 'not mince words' on climate -White House advisor


Reuters | Washington DC | Updated: 23-09-2022 23:44 IST | Created: 23-09-2022 23:44 IST
World Bank president should 'not mince words' on climate -White House advisor
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A top climate advisor to President Joe Biden on Friday said the head of the World Bank should "not mince words" on the scientific consensus on climate change and is out of step with the American public.

John Podesta, who earlier this month was appointed to oversee the implementation of the Inflation Reduction Act's $370 billion in climate spending, criticized World Bank President David Malpass at the Global Clean Energy Action Forum in Pittsburgh without mentioning his name.

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