Wednesday's energy & environment stories


DHS says it won't conduct immigration enforcement at Hurricane Ian relief sites

Photo of a sign that says "Hurricane evacuation route" standing against the wind blowing trees away
Erin Doherty
Updated Sep 28, 2022 - Energy & Environment

How Hurricane Ian compares to the strongest hurricanes that hit Florida

An empty street intersection ahead of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Florida, US, on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022

The drought dangers of blowing past Paris

Photo illustration of a dried out section of Lake Mead with a cotton plant and abstract shapes.

Making sense of the Senate permitting collapse

Illustration of legislation being pierced with fountain pens.

Beach cleanup goes high-tech

The BeBot, left, is a beach-cleaning robot; the Pixie Drone, right, works on waterways.
Sri Ravipati
Updated Sep 28, 2022 - World

Hurricane Ian leaves Cuba without any power

flash flooding cuba

The fastest-growing cities face some of the biggest climate risks

Ian, now a major hurricane, threatens Cuba and Florida

Andrew Freedman
Updated Sep 27, 2022 - Energy & Environment

Strengthening Hurricane Ian closes in on Cuba and Florida

Tropical Storm Ian as captured by a NOAA satellite on September 25, 2022.