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Columbia Law School Center for Climate Change Law: Study of Environmental Impact Statements Reveals Varying Treatment of Climate Change Impacts

By Patrick Woolsey, Columbia Law School, Center for Climate Change Law, Intern Federal agencies have begun to incorporate consideration of climate change and greenhouse gas emissions into the environmental impact statements (EISs) which they are required to produce under the National Environmental...

Jenner & Block: Report Examines How Small Businesses Can Weather Impacts of Climate Change

By Genevieve J. Essig, Associate, Jenner & Block In a recent report , Climate Change Preparedness and the Small Business Sector , Small Business Majority and the American Sustainable Business Council analyze how small businesses, which can be particularly at risk during the extreme weather...

New Report Examines How U.S. Businesses View Climate Change

A recent report by the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), Weathering the Storm: Building Business Resilience to Climate Change , evaluates how companies view risks posed by climate change. C2ES, formerly the Pew Center on Global Climate Change, found that 90 percent of companies in Standard...