Biden’s clean-energy ‘revolution’ faces challenge to match fossil-fuel jobs, pay

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, seeking to allay concerns that his plan to fight climate change would harm the economy, has promised a “clean energy revolution that creates millions of unionized middle-class jobs” if he’s elected. That vision, however, would require policy makers and clean-energy companies to overcome some major challenges in replacing the number […]

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Investor group says Apollo director overseeing Epstein review is not independent

A group representing U.S. pension funds says the head of an Apollo Global Management Inc committee overseeing the investigation of CEO Leon Black’s ties to late financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is not independent. The group told Reuters that the chairman of the committee, Michael Ducey, was not independent because of his previous […]

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Facebook anticipates tougher 2021 even as pandemic boosts ad revenue

Facebook Inc FB.O on Thursday warned of a tougher 2021 despite beating analysts’ estimates for quarterly revenue as businesses adjusting to the global coronavirus pandemic continued to rely on the company’s digital ad tools. The world’s biggest social media company said in its outlook that it faced “a significant amount of uncertainty,” citing impending privacy […]

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