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Democrats to take Senate majority after Georgia victories. Here's how it could impact the power sector.

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 Analysts and stakeholders say the implications of a Democrat-majority Senate could be consequential for renewables and electric vehicle deployment, as well as broader carbon reduction policies.

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Democrats to take Senate majority after Georgia victories. Here's how it could impact the power sector.

Democrats to take Senate majority after Georgia victories. Here's how it could impact the power sector.

 Analysts and stakeholders say the implications of a Democrat-majority Senate could be consequential for renewables and electric vehicle deployment, as well as broader carbon reduction ...

How Biden can ramp up his climate ambitions now that Democrats have won the Senate

How Biden can ramp up his climate ambitions now that Democrats have won the Senate

With Democrats in control of the Senate, Biden's climate agenda can be much more ambitious.

How the Senate Race Could Shape Future U.S. Climate Action

How the Senate Race Could Shape Future U.S. Climate Action

Control of the Senate is seen as a linchpin to enacting meaningful climate legislation

5 winners and 2 losers from the Georgia Senate elections

5 winners and 2 losers from the Georgia Senate elections

Democrats’ double victory will fundamentally change the next two years of American politics.

Democrats begin laying groundwork for big budget plans - Roll Call

Democrats begin laying groundwork for big budget plans - Roll Call

Democratic leaders began outlining a bold agenda for the coming year Wednesday as they prepared for their party’s takeover of the Senate.

New Push for Second Stimulus Checks: Analysts Predict When Another Relief Package Will Pass

New Push for Second Stimulus Checks: Analysts Predict When Another Relief Package Will Pass

Many Americans are in need of second stimulus checks and a new coronavirus relief package. As Congress resumes stimulus negotiations, President Trump has called for a "big and focused" ...

McNamee nomination to US FERC narrowly clears first Senate floor hurdle

McNamee nomination to US FERC narrowly clears first Senate floor hurdle

Senate votes 50 to 49 to limit debate Republicans cite need to address 'backlog' on infrastructure Democrats call McNamee ideologically motivated in favor of fossil fuels The US Senate ...

Michigan lawmakers join bipartisan effort to pitch $908B COVID-19 relief package

Michigan lawmakers join bipartisan effort to pitch $908B COVID-19 relief package

Lawmakers said would help U.S. students, families and businesses through March amid the surge of coronavirus cases across the nation

Biden, leading Democrats on board with the new $908 billion bipartisan stimulus proposal

Biden, leading Democrats on board with the new $908 billion bipartisan stimulus proposal

The proposal includes enhanced federal unemployment benefits of $300 per week and $25 billion in rental assistance.

Dianne Feinstein’s Missteps Raise a Painful Age Question Among Senate Democrats

Dianne Feinstein’s Missteps Raise a Painful Age Question Among Senate Democrats

Older lawmakers’ foibles and infirmities are coming under new scrutiny, violating an unspoken culture of complicity and coverup.

Democratic insiders set up a 'war room' to quickly kill the filibuster

Democratic insiders set up a 'war room' to quickly kill the filibuster

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told NBC News ending the 60-vote rule "should be the first item of business" if Democrats sweep the 2020 races.

Warnock, Ossoff Win Senate Seats in Georgia, Widening Potential for Clean Energy Policy From Congress

Warnock, Ossoff Win Senate Seats in Georgia, Widening Potential for Clean Energy Policy From Congress

The Senate will be evenly divided between Democrats and Republicans, giving a tie-breaking vote to incoming Vice President Kamala Harris.

Senate paralyzed over coronavirus relief

Senate paralyzed over coronavirus relief

The Senate's latest attempt to help Americans is going nowhere.

Stimulus Checks Unlikely Until Biden Takes Office, Some Senators Say

Stimulus Checks Unlikely Until Biden Takes Office, Some Senators Say

Stimulus checks are not likely to be included in the $908 billion stimulus bill.

Pelosi Warms to Limited COVID Relief after Holding Out for $2 Trillion Package for Months

Pelosi Warms to Limited COVID Relief after Holding Out for $2 Trillion Package for Months

Pelosi indicated that she is open to passing a $908 billion coronavirus relief bill, after months of refusing any relief bill smaller than $2 trillion.

The disappointing November jobs report has reinvigorated the push for end-of-year stimulus

The disappointing November jobs report has reinvigorated the push for end-of-year stimulus

Weak November payroll figures show "the need for strong, urgent emergency relief is more important than ever," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said.