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Despite the growing attention associated with extreme heat, most indications are that companies and economies haven’t yet warmed up to the risks.
May 2, 2022 by Joel Makower
Sponsored: Assessing and addressing climate risk is critical for businesses. Check out five lessons from AT&T’s efforts to build resilience.
March 7, 2022 by Shannon Carroll
Top insurers and economists warn climate change remains biggest global economic threat, despite ongoing COVID risks.
January 14, 2022 by Michael Holder
Climate action is a planetary necessity and also a strategic organizational imperative. If progress doesn’t measure up, organizations can face consequences, including investor, employee and community activism -- as well as increased operational and financial risk.
September 3, 2021 by Taylor Flores
Delaying action until there is a carbon price, clearer risk projections or a systemwide standard is now something governments are warning could quickly become unaffordable.
April 29, 2021 by Emily Chasan
The chickens are coming home to roost — and the economy is laying an egg.
September 14, 2020 by Joel Makower
It’s no longer just about “What business is doing to the climate.” It’s also about “What the climate is doing to business.”
August 31, 2020 by Joel Makower
There is an urgent need to integrate resiliency into core business strategy if businesses want to continue to thrive — or even remain operational.
July 13, 2020 by Vincent Manier
Insights from the real world: How businesses are tackling climate change and what they’ve learned along the way. Better and more sustainable energy
June 30, 2020 by NRG Energy
Join us and discover the findings of research conducted by NRG Energy and GreenBiz Group, examining key plans and actions businesses are taking to address
June 15, 2020 by Taylor Flores
Countries will soon start experiencing seasons for natural disasters, like monsoons and hurricanes. Governments must remain focused on the pandemic response while preparing for these looming risks.
June 3, 2020 by Rob Bailey
The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the fragility of the global economy and its supply chains. It has also shown that reputational risks and opportunities can
May 19, 2020 by Taylor Flores
Climate change is one of the world’s most pressing challenges, and AT&T believes businesses can be part of the solution. Climate Change will impact all
April 24, 2020 by Isa Anne Stamos
The 2020 meet-up in the Alps was heavy on climate, metrics and collaboration. Was all that jet fuel worth it?
January 27, 2020 by Joel Makower
It's not just about growing more food and using fewer inputs. It's also about creating local, adaptive food systems that can withstand the effects of climate change.
November 12, 2019 by Joel Makower
There are 20 times more deaths caused by rising temperatures than by hurricanes. It's time to design communities with that in mind.
September 13, 2019 by Katharine Burgess
To help countries cope with disaster, new tools have emerged over the last decade, including 'sovereign parametric insurance.'
September 9, 2019 by Leonardo Martinez-Diaz
A monthly wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and clean technology.
July 24, 2019 by Devon Edwards
Can issues such as climate change and human rights overcome corporate short-termism? It's complicated.
July 23, 2019 by Kathrin Winkler
A new report considers disclosures by more than 1,600 companies. The findings were fascinating, unsettling and inspiring.
February 22, 2019 by Allie Goldstein
New payout triggers, alongside new policy types and coverage related to the complex transition many industries face.
February 12, 2019 by Jen Boynton
Companies are facing more losses from severe storms, floods, droughts, hurricanes and wildfires. Can the insurance industry do anything to change that?
October 7, 2013 by Joel Makower