What the Infrastructure Bill Does About Climate Change
The legislation contains what could be the largest investment in climate resilience in American history.
Infrastructure Bill Recognizes Climate Change Is a Crisis
For the first time, both parties have acknowledged — by their actions, if not their words — that the United States is unprepared for global warming and will need huge amounts of cash to cope.
Biden Announces Record Amount of Climate Resilience Funding
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will give states $3.5 billion to prepare for disasters, as wildfires and other calamities pummel the country.
‘Bring Your Own Brigade’ Review: Some Say the World Will End in Fire
In her new documentary, Lucy Walker looks at California’s apocalyptic fires and finds more than the usual smoke and politics.
In Charleston, S.C., Saving Historic Homes Means Hoisting Them in the Air
A city known for extraordinary architecture is coming to terms with intensifying storms, a rising sea and streets that flood with distressing regularity.
Democrats Call Infrastructure Bill a Down Payment on Climate
A bipartisan package includes the largest-ever federal spending for electric vehicle charging stations, public transit and clean water.
A Carbon Calculation: How Many Deaths Do Emissions Cause?
A new study looks at “the mortality cost of carbon”: lives lost or gained as emissions change over time.
Climate Crisis Catches Power Companies Unprepared
Utilities are fighting to keep the lights on amid extreme wildfires, heat and flooding fueled by global warming.
Biden, in a Push to Phase Out Gas Cars, Will Tighten Pollution Rules
The president is expected to restore and strengthen tailpipe emissions regulations from the Obama era and set a target that half of all vehicles sold in the United States be electric by 2030.
Oil Producers Used Facebook to Counter Biden's Clean Energy Message
Some of the biggest oil and gas producers and industry groups used Facebook ads to promote fossil fuels after Mr. Biden unveiled his climate change plan last year.