FEMA’s new flood insurance plan is drawing the battle lines over climate adaptation

On Friday the Federal Emergency Management Administration, or FEMA, will present sweeping modifications to a federal government program that supplies flood insurance to some 3 million American families. These... Read more »

Ida’s aftermath shows the risks of petrochemical production in a hurricane zone

NORCO, LOUISIANA — More than 72 hours after Hurricane Ida made landfall, plumes of dark black smoke were still increasing from 4 towers at the Shell plant in Norco,... Read more »