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US to Face Profound Economic Risks from Changing Climate

June 30, 2014 by Roman Kilisek

Climate Change and Business Risk

The U.S. economy could face significant and regionally diverse economic risks from climate change if it continues on its current path without proper risk management such as timely “investments in adaptation or policy efforts to mitigate climate change through lowering carbon emissions.”[read more]

Climate Change is Risky For Business

June 26, 2014 by NRDC Switchboard

Risky Business, an organization founded by Tom Steyer, Hank Paulson, and Michael Bloomberg, three giants of the business world, released a report detailing the extraordinary risks that climate change poses to the nation’s economy and to the future business climate in the United States.[read more]

Most Water Utilities Are In the Red, Study Finds

June 11, 2014 by Katherine Tweed

Water Utility Crisis

The buzz in the utility world in the past week was around the EPA rules to limit carbon from power plants. Some utilities are lining up for a fight, others already have enough trouble on their hands competing in a world where outdated regulation is leaving them behind. And then there are water utilities.[read more]