13 Jan '12, 12pm

Green Business is Good. Resilient Business is Better.

Green Business is Good. Resilient Business is Better.

From offering carbon neutral shipping or purchasing Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) , concern about climate change has lead many businesses to seek cost-effective ways of supporting clean energy. But these off-site, paper-only deals will do little good for a business if the shit really hits the fan. As we referenced in our live chat with Nafeez Ahmed on the Crisis of Civilization yesterday , from peak oil and climate change to food security and terrorism, our economic system faces existential threats that businesses would do well to plan for. Access to (Clean) Energy Will Be Key IKEA, on the other hand, has been buying up entire wind farms and installing solar on its stores . Apple is planning to build energy-independent company headquarters . And even my local mechanic shop has installed solar panels . These businesses now have an in-built hedge against future energy...

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