Betting Big On Electric Vehicles, Biden Faces Fraught Decision On Ga. Battery Plant

President Biden, whose infrastructure plan includes $174 billion to boost electric vehicle sales and production, has been pulled into a global trade dispute over the fate of lithium ion battery factories in Georgia that threatens his EV goals.

A global trade dispute threatens green energy jobs in the politically crucial state of Georgia. The president’s decision on how it’s resolved could affect a key piece of his infrastructure agenda.

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