Articles by Staff Writer Jake Bittle
Jake Bittle is a staff writer at Grist who covers climate impacts and adaptation. His book about climate migration, "The Great Displacement," is published by Simon & Schuster.
Railroad strike threatens power in coal-dependent states
Coal’s dependence on railways could lead to electricity shortages and sky-high prices.
This year’s hurricane season has been eerily quiet. Will it last?
The season is already near its peak, but climate change means a monster storm could strike anytime.
Parched California prepares for first-ever Colorado River cuts
An emerging deal would cut water deliveries to Southern California — but fall far short of federal demands.
Federal government announces historic water cuts as Colorado River falls to new lows
“The system is approaching a tipping point."