Each carbon pricing strategy has advocates. Knowing the differences — and similarities — between cap-and-trade and a carbon tax help businesses benefit.
Topic: Climate Change
Research on climate change adaptation focuses on strategic and operational responses to carbon management and reduction and changing climate patterns. While there is a great deal of literature examining business and climate change issues, the number of research articles explicitly examining how businesses actually adapt to climate change is surprisingly small.
The Latest From the Climate Change Blog
Accountants play a critical role in helping business adapt to climate change. While businesses often approach climate change issues via the sustainability department, the finance… Read More
This systematic review synthesizes the entire body of research on climate change.
This executive report is a short summary of the NBS’s systematic review on adaptation to climate change.
The Co-operators has more than $35 billion in assets under administration and two million people insured. Yet, the organization has humble beginnings. It was originally formed… Read More
Accountants are more than bean counters. At Horizon Utilities, they are leaders on climate change adaptation.
MEC accountants play a core role in climate change adaptation. They provide analysis to underpin key decisions, adding substance to sustainability discussions.
Accountants are vital to helping organizations account and prepare for climate change. At TransLink, the finance team has responsibility for sustainability. At other organizations, finance teams may be new to the topic. Staff at TransLink offer their advice.
Canadian businesses play a critical role in building resilient economies and communities. This report highlights opportunities for business to take decisive action towards positive change…. Read More
A study of 36 publicly-traded utilities reveals that buying emissions-trading permits is more profitable for companies than reducing their actual greenhouse gas emissions. James Kroes… Read More
Learn four steps your business can take to prepare for an era of extreme climate and weather events.
From green logistics to employee ethics, NBS present 2012’s most popular Research Insights.
NBS Thought Leaders feature experts offering guidance on sustainable business models for the 21st century. Explore 2012’s most popular Thought Leader posts.