The latest from the Grist on the environment

With less than half of Georgia Power's electricity carbon-free, businesses and governments are scrambling to meet looming clean energy targets.
Author: Emily Jones
Posted: July 22, 2024, 8:45 am
When Indigenous peoples were forced off their land, they were boxed into flood-prone areas.
Author: Taylar Dawn Stagner
Posted: July 22, 2024, 8:00 am
A look at Kamala Harris' record on clean energy, climate diplomacy, and environmental justice in California, the Senate, and the White House.
Author: Zoya Teirstein
Posted: July 21, 2024, 9:41 pm
Ramped-up production of toxins used in the batteries has communities worried.
Author: Craig Welch
Posted: July 21, 2024, 1:00 pm
Laws require landlords to provide heat. It’s not the same for AC.
Author: Li Zhou, Vox
Posted: July 20, 2024, 1:00 pm
"It's real bad."
Author: Zoya Teirstein
Posted: July 19, 2024, 8:45 am
Tackling plastic’s entire lifespan, from production to disposal, could eliminate most of the pollution it generates. But a vast expansion of waste management is a “crucial prerequisite.”
Author: Saqib Rahim
Posted: July 19, 2024, 8:30 am
"We can't sit back anymore and not participate."
Author: Anita Hofschneider
Posted: July 19, 2024, 8:15 am
Sea level rise has eradicated a U.S. species for the first time. What's next?
Author: Ayurella Horn-Muller
Posted: July 19, 2024, 7:45 am
When the maritime sector slashed sulfur emissions, it became an accidental experiment in geoengineering.
Author: Syris Valentine
Posted: July 18, 2024, 8:30 am