Breaking: Keystone is dead. For now

President Obama announced that he will be rejecting TransCanada's application to build the Keystone XL pipeline.

Climate & Energy

The inside story of how the Keystone fight was won

The fight shows that activists can take on the fossil fuel economy and win.

Climate & Energy

The 7 things you need to know now about the Keystone XL pipeline

Is Keystone permanently dead? Will this decision affect the climate? These answers, and more.

Climate & Energy

Watch this discussion on conservatives, climate change, and fossil fuels

Grist staff writer Ben Adler, Amanda Little, and Saqib Rahim share their thoughts on MSNBC’s Greenhouse.

Business & Technology

No longer top secret: The TPP trade deal is just as evil as you think it is

No trade pact is going to solve the world's environmental problems. But we can ask that they don't make things worse.


Polluting industries took over this California city. Now, residents are taking it back

A small factory town on the edge of downtown Los Angeles is inventing a new way for overpolluted communities to clean themselves up.

Climate & Energy

Can polluters block Obama’s Clean Power Plan in court?

Lawsuits from industry and Republicans are pouring forth like soot from a smokestack, aiming to undermine landmark rules for power plants.

Climate & Energy

Obama says “no” to TransCanada’s latest Keystone gambit

The company asked for a delay in review of the pipeline proposal, hoping to push the decision off to the next president. Obama denied the request.

Climate & Energy

New leaders in Canada and Australia offer new hope for Paris climate talks

Justin Trudeau and Malcolm Turnbull are expected to be more cooperative on climate action than their obstructionist predecessors.