Politics

Climate & Energy

Republicans and Democrats agree on at least one thing: Wildfires are a major threat

A new bipartisan bill would put an end to the practice of “fire borrowing” to deal with the growing problem of mega-fires.

Politics

Fossil fuel darling Ted Cruz demands the feds stop investigating Exxon

He's like reverse Erin Brockovich.

Politics

“Rattled” by Trump, G7 nations eager to move up timeline for the Paris climate deal

They’re racing the clock against a possible Trump presidency.

A guest view

Brazil’s impeachment crisis is bad news for climate change

The country has been a critical leader in fighting global warming, but now it's distracted by political upheaval.

Climate & Energy

Trump now sounds like every other right-wing Republican on energy — well, almost

The difference is that he doesn’t have the slightest clue what he’s talking about.

News

Trump just wants to save the birds, you guys

That’s why he’s not so into wind energy.

Politics

Trump goes full Trump on energy

Trump trumps Trump on energy policy. Here’s Grist’s guide to his speech.

Climate & Energy

Meet the nun trying to reform Exxon Mobil

Can she get the behemoth to acknowledge its “moral imperative” on climate change?

Food

China just said what the U.S. never has: Eat less meat

China’s new food guidelines could put a huge dent in global emissions.