Ellen Knickmeyer and Aamer Madhani

Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

Biden Pledges 52% Cut in Fossil Fuel Emissions by 2030

President Joe Biden speaks to the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate from the White House on April 22. President Joe Biden speaks to the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate from the White House on April 22. (Evan Vucci/Associated Press)

President Joe Biden convened leaders of the world’s most powerful countries on April 22 to try to spur global efforts against climate change.

April 22, 2021