A top climate negotiator isn’t stressing out over the future of the Paris agreement

Grist catches up with Todd Stern about why he doesn't wonder, “Oh my God, what if.”


Rapper Common releases new song to make a case for Flint aid

The video asks viewers to sign a petition to compensate victims of the lead crisis.

Climate & Energy

Senate Republicans use Palestine as an excuse not to fund climate agency

Several senators want to cut U.N. climate funding because they object to the U.N. treating Palestine as a state.


Senate passes energy modernization bill that would have been modern in 1980

A bipartisan energy bill? Enviros react with a resounding “meh.”

Climate & Energy

You can wave goodbye to this global warming goal

The average global temperature change for the first three months of 2016 was 1.48 degrees C, analysis shows.

Climate & Energy

E.U. weakened climate proposals after BP threatened oil company exodus

The oil giant warned it would pull out of E.U. if proposals to cut pollution and speed up clean energy were passed.


Officials face criminal charges for the first time in Flint water crisis

Almost two years to the date after the water crisis began, Flint officials face felonies.


Extreme heat? Check. Ice loss? Check. Any other records we can shatter?

The world really is running out of new climate extremes.

Climate & Energy

Soy boom threatens Brazil’s climate goals

The nation's expanding agriculture industry could derail its environmental commitments.