Business English News 43 – Climate Change

Business English News 43 Lesson - Climate Change

Change is a constant, and the earth’s climate has never been perfectly stable. But in recent years the pace of climate change has accelerated to the point of crisis. Scientists around the world are sounding the alarm, and more and more people and institutions are realizing that drastic times require drastic measures. Business is not immune. According to the New York Times:

The Carbon Disclosure Project analyzed submissions from 215 of the world’s 500 biggest corporations. They found that these companies faced roughly $1 trillion in potential costs related to climate change in the decades ahead, unless they took proactive steps to prepare. By the companies’ own estimates, the bulk of those financial risks could start to materialize in the next five years or so.

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1 thought on “Business English News 43 – Climate Change”

  1. Somprasong VILIVONG

    You must give more often the lessons in the topic BUSINESS ENGLISH NEWS;
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    Best regards
    Somprasong VILIVONG

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