Why is the US struggling to fix their power grid?

Consumers from Texas to Michigan to California know the U.S. electrical grid is in terrible shape, with aging infrastructure, inadequate capacity for the...

Scrapping highly protected marine areas ‘disappointing’ say campaigners

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planetGet our free Climate emailConservation groups are “disappointed” at...

‘Massive’ walrus spotted enjoying sunshine on Scottish coast

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planetGet our free Climate emailA walrus has been spotted...

Scrapping highly protected marine areas ‘disappointing’ say campaigners

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planetGet our free Climate emailConservation groups are “disappointed” at...

Georgians plead with state officials to protect the Okefenokee from mining

This coverage is made possible through a partnership between Grist and WABE, Atlanta’s NPR station. Emotions ran high during a...

A new alliance for ‘high quality’ carbon removal highlights tensions within the industry

Eight years ago, the field of carbon removal amounted to a handful of academic lab projects and a few...

In Finland, Indigenous rights take a backseat. Again.

The government of Finland on Friday punted legislation that would have clarified legal rights for the Indigenous Sámi and...

After Ohio train derailment, is your town next? It’s complicated.

In the wake of the East Palestine, Ohio train derailment, Governor Mike DeWine called on Congress to look into...

Aviation biofuel would need half of UK agricultural land, report says

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planetGet our free Climate emailReplacing jet fuel with biomass...

National Trust to use coppicing in bid to boost nightingale numbers in Suffolk

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planetGet our free Climate emailThe nightingale population at a...

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