Chip Giller

Chip Giller is founder and CEO of that crazy organization Grist.

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Climate-hawk senator is “very disappointed” in Obama on Arctic drilling

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse tells Grist what he thinks of the president's climate record. Plus: commentary on Hillary Clinton and the pope.

Climate & Energy

Climate hawk takes flight

It is with great sadness but also no small degree of pride that we are writing to share the news that David Roberts will be leaving Team Grist.

Climate & Energy

So this climate walks into a bar …

Here are four promising trends helping us build a future that doesn't suck.

Extreme Makeover: Homepage Edition

Have you noticed our handsome new website?

We think our latest redesign is our best ever. But don't take our word for it -- let us know what you think.

We’ve come a long way, baby

Grist is turning 15, so we're exploiting our younger selves with the hope that you'll be amused enough to make a donation.

Who needs Black Friday? Join Grist for #GivingTuesday

Drop off groceries at your local food bank, teach your neighbors how to tune up their bikes, and maybe, just maybe, support your favorite nonprofit green news source.

Climate & Energy

Letter from Chip: Back from the brink

A first visit to New Orleans offers shoots of hope in an otherwise grim season of futile shutdowns and sobering forecasts.

Climate & Energy

EPA chief tells Grist what coal will have to do to survive in a “carbon-constrained” future

Gina McCarthy talks to Grist about the president's attitude toward climate change and her agency’s proposed rules on new power plants -- plus a little about her favorite baseball team.


“If people aren’t pissed off, it ain’t working”: A chat with green billionaire Tom Steyer

Tom Steyer has made waves in climate politics with big money and hard-nosed tactics. Grist chats with him about Keystone, EPA, Obama, and how to win the climate fight.