Houston and Detroit – Twin Cities?

How can Houston avoid becoming the next Detroit? Diversity into clean energy...

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Jumping the Gun on Carbon Asset Risk Disclosure?

One of the primary focus areas of this site is to push for greater transparency in the market around climate risk to the private sector (here and here). I mentioned in a previous post that the oil and gas sector alone could potentially see $2.2 trillion of stranded fossil fuel assets, with the United States…

Lack of Climate Risk Transparency a Problem for Gulf Coast

I wrote a post a couple of weeks ago on the Double Climate Risks faced by the Gulf Coast region. The climate risk of a quickly changing climate and the risk associated with a more climate aware market and consumer. It is expected that the Gulf Coast is likely to see significantly more extreme weather…

Double the Climate Risk for City of Houston and Gulf Coast

When discussing climate change and the risk associated with it, the focus is typically on the impacts of extreme weather events, such as more intense flooding, hurricanes, extreme heat, drought, etc. There has been less focus on climate related impacts to a community, when the threat of climate change shifts our industry baseĀ and the way…