#Jennifer Granholm

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Former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm was sworn in as Energy Secretary by Vice President Kamala Harris. (Photo Credits: AP/PTI)

  • Jennifer Granholm is seen talking about taking over a department  transitioning into clean energy
  • General Motors has vowed to build only electric vehicles by 2035
  • The energy department would be playing a role in reviving the Iran nuclear deal

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Jennifer Granholm became the first woman to be elected as the governor of Michigan. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Granholm was confirmed with a 64-35 vote
  • She was also the top candidate for Energy Secretary in the 2016 elections
  • She is known for giving importance to clean energy and climate change

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Jennifer Granholm would oversee U.S. scientific research and the country’s nuclear arsenal. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@JenGranholm)

  • President-elect Joe Biden is set to pick the former Michigan Governor to head the Energy Department
  • Jennifer Granholm, 61, is currently an adjunct professor of law at UC Berkeley
  • She has championed for zero-emission vehicles and argued for alternative energy technologies