03 Oct '12, 3pm

Is business our last great hope on climate change?

Is business our last great hope on climate change?

As I sit here writing this article, it has started raining again here in London. No surprises there, you might think. But even by soggy British standards, this summer has been extreme — the wettest for a century, meteorologists say. Communities in the north of England are under several feet of water, for the second time in less than three years. Meanwhile, on the other side of the Atlantic, North America was until recently sweltering in a lengthy heat wave that has resulted in an estimated 82 deaths. while scientists report that the extent of polar ice melt this year has broken all records. With mounting tell-tale signs of a changing climate such as these, anyone trying to identify which issue should be at the heart of a company’s sustainability strategy — and looking for clues as to where citizen and consumer expectations are headed — might have expected public concern to...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/10/03/business-last-hop...

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