Climate Series

Climate Change Series: Building and Construction Industry
Climate Change Series: Building and Construction Industry 1000 653 Mantle

In this third edition of our blog series on the implication of climate change for various sectors, we will be exploring the issues as they relate to the building and construction industry. As with our previous installments on the financial sector and power utilities, we will dive into the key impacts and translate them into decision-useful considerations. We…

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Exxon, oil rig
Litigation will force better management and disclosure of climate-related risk
Litigation will force better management and disclosure of climate-related risk 600 392 Mantle

A Quebec group is suing Canada’s federal government for violating the rights of young people by failing to tackle climate change.  In Juliana v. US, a lawsuit filed by young people against the US government for failing to limit the effects of climate change.  Crab fishermen are suing 30 oil firms over climate change.  Climate-related…

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Climate Change and Power Utilities
Climate Change and Power Utilities 600 400 Mantle

In this edition of our blog series on the implication of climate change for various sectors, we will be exploring the issues as they relate to power utilities. As with our previous installment on the Financial Sector we will dive into the key impacts, discussing both the financial and non-financial drivers and translating them into decision-useful considerations.…

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Climate Change and the Financial Sector
Climate Change and the Financial Sector 600 400 Mantle

Welcome to the first entry in Mantle’s blog series exploring the implications of climate change for various economic sectors and the organizations and individuals within them. Climate change is recognized as a global challenge and a “threat multiplier” to other existing challenges. Climate change’s magnitude can make it seem like an overwhelming topic, especially if…

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