The Economic Threat of Climate Change: ‘Business-as-Usual Is Actually Radical Risk-Taking’

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The Economic Threat of Climate Change:
‘Business-as-Usual Is Actually Radical Risk-Taking’
 says a new hard-hitting report, Risky Business, reports Jim Montgomery at Greentechmedia. The bipartisan report, advised by Michael Bloomberg, ex Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson and others, emphasizes how climate change will wreck millions of businesses, increase crime, and create a far worse climate.

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OO 5 Graphics That Show U.S. Climate Change Costs

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OO Here’s What Climate Change Will Do To The American Economy In 7 Charts
Seven charts from the new “Risky Business” study show how climate change will wreck everything from agriculture to labor productivity to human health.

OO Bipartisan Report Tallies High Toll On Economy From Global Warming – Over a million coastal homes and businesses could flood repeatedly before ultimately being destroyed.

OO With Heat And Humidity, Areas Will Be ‘Unsuited For Outdoor Activity’

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Crime will also rise with climate change. from Risky Business.

OO Chairman Of Largest Private US Company To The 1 Percent: Worry About Climate Change

OO To Tackle Climate Change, We Need To Know What We’re Facing. Now We Do.

Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here. This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is this year!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.

For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week

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About melharte

Mel (Mary Ellen) Harte is a biologist (PhD) and climate change educator. She co-authored the free online book, COOL THE EARTH, SAVE THE ECONOMY, available at www.CoolTheEarth.US, and writes the CLIMATE CHANGE THIS WEEK column at the HuffingtonPost. Living summers in the alpine Rockies, she is on the frontlines of watching what climate change can do. Her diagnostic digital photographs of wildflowers have appeared in numerous publications.
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