Climate threats: warnings and solutions from President Biden

Speaking at a recent press conference, President Biden acknowledged the "real crisis" in U.S. cities, highlighting the undeniable impact of climate change. He mentioned that record temperatures are affecting 100 million Americans, and experts estimate that extreme heat is costing the country $100 billion annually.

President Biden announced a new Hazard Alert for heat, ensuring federal protections for workers in hazardous conditions. The initiative includes increased inspections of high-risk industries such as construction and agriculture.

The President unveiled a $1 billion grant fund to plant more trees in cities, creating shade and cooling centers. He emphasized that there is still much more work to be done on climate change initiatives.

Source: BBC