Redistricting could make it harder for tribes to protect the environment

Redistricting could make it harder for tribes to protect the environment

Indigenous leaders worry redistricting will lead to more disenfranchisement and environmental issues. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Time is running out to adapt to climate change, new IPCC report says

Time is running out to adapt to climate change, new IPCC report says

Region by region, the analysis describes “widespread, pervasive impacts” to ecosystems, people, settlements, and infrastructure. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Lessons from New York: What makes a community turn against climate adaptation?

Lessons from New York: What makes a community turn against climate adaptation?

To build a sea wall, you first have to build community trust. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Exxon locked workers out of their jobs

Exxon locked workers out of their jobs. Can workers lock Exxon out of a carbon capture deal?

A union is warning Texas officials not to give Exxon money for carbon capture until it fixes its labor problems. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Republicans could get behind a green jobs program. Just not this one.

Republicans could get behind a green jobs program. Just not this one.

The Civilian Climate Corps was a broadly popular idea. How did it become so polarizing? Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

The U.S. has officially stopped financing new coal plants abroad

But it might keep propping them up at home. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

EPA restores water protections weakened under Trump

EPA restores water protections weakened under Trump

Smaller waterways and wetlands will be covered again under Clean Water Act. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

The House just passed a major infrastructure bill. Here’s what’s in it.

The package focuses on “traditional” infrastructure, but some spending addresses emissions and climate resiliency. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Why developing countries say net-zero is ‘against climate justice’

Without faster decarbonization and more funding, rich nations risk losing the developing world’s trust. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

FEMA’s new flood insurance plan is drawing the battle lines over climate adaptation

“The new system confirms what we knew about the National Flood Insurance Program — which was that it’s a deeply unfair system.” Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…