Jun 10, 2021

Keystone XL pipeline project is canceled

The company that was building the Keystone XL oil pipeline has canceled the project. President Joe Biden had already revoked the pipeline’s permit. Plus, G-7 leaders gather for a summit with ambitions to set a new global economic agenda. And, a significant increase in U.S. energy storage abilities and what it means cleaner power in the face of climate change.

Segments From this episode

Biden meets with Boris Johnson to discuss transatlantic relations ahead of G-7 summit

The BBC's international business correspondent Theo Leggett has more.

Why U.S. energy storage is increasing

Jun 10, 2021
Emerging technology and cheaper prices have brought an energy storage boom.
Energy storage increases are not due to pandemic declines, but are instead signs of an evolving industry and cheaper prices.
Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images

Music from the episode

Can You Feel It Tom Misch, Yussef Dayes

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Engineer
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director