How Climate Change can Influence your Investment Portfolio

By: Tiffany Richmond Climate change risk is embedded in every investment portfolio, as companies worldwide face regulatory, legal, physical and competitive risks. Climate policies, such as, regulating greenhouse gas emissions can influence an organization’s cost structure, create new market and product opportunities, affect competition and alter demand patterns. Climate change policies can also influence an… Read more »

4 Ways Businesses Can Advance Their Greenhouse Gas Management Goals

By: Jordan Hall I recently came across an article on GreenBiz that discusses how to drive greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions in the supply chain and strategies that can help advance companies GHG management goals.  Below I have summarized the key strategies that are discussed in the article.  To read the full article click here. There… Read more »

Climate Change Continues to Impact Supply Chain Management

By: Jordan Hall As climate change continues to have a large impact on business operations, reporting on greenhouse gas emissions has become a standard in major corporations throughout the world (1). In many business sectors, supply chain emissions from actions such as transportation, packaging and processing often surpass those arising from a company’s own operations… Read more »

Chicago Climate Exchange Closes its Doors

By: Associate The Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX) recently announced that it will be shutting down its carbon exchange market at the end of this year, presumably in large part due to stalled cap and trade legislation which failed to pass in congress last week. Had this legislation been passed it would have introduced a national… Read more »

5 Steps To Take To Prepare For Carbon Regulations

By: Tiffany Richmond With a number of carbon use centric statutory and regulatory actions taking shape across North America, such as US American Clean Energy Act, Western Climate Initiative and sustainability reporting requirements from the Ontario Securities Commission, carbon use transparency will have an increased level of business impact on many organizations. It’s crucial for… Read more »