REUTERS NEXT-Solving climate crisis will be at center of Biden's job agenda -Deese

14 Jan 2021 / 02:20 H.

    Jan 13 (Reuters) - Solving the climate crisis by boosting investments in new technologies will be at the center of the Biden administration's job creation agenda, the incoming top economic adviser for U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said on Wednesday.

    "I think what you are going to see across the president-elect's rescue-and-recovery strategy is an approach that puts solving the climate crisis at the center of creating jobs," Brian Deese, Biden's incoming director of the National Economic Council, told the Reuters Next conference.

    For more coverage from the Reuters Next conference please click here or To watch Reuters Next live, visit (Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt and Timothy Gardner; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)

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