Balancing America’s environment, mining and the Green New Deal

NED MAMULA | March 1, 2019

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The proposed Green New Deal legislation incorporates lofty goals for converting our country’s energy sources into renewables within a very short timeframe. Whether for or against those changes, one fact is certain: renewable energy and electric vehicles require minerals lots of them. Most of these minerals can be mined domestically by American workers following the most stringent environmental protection and worker health and safety regulations in the world.

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