climate change monitor 2009

Steve Howard of The Climate Group on climate change and the Copenhagen climate deal

Copenhagen Climate Deal Vital for British Business

Why is a global climate deal at Copenhagen vital for British business? The business world is being warned it stands at a ‘fork in the road’ ahead of a pivotal summit of world leaders to address climate change. The warning comes from a key environmental group ahead of the UN Climate Change Summit in Copenhagen in December. Steve Howard, CEO of influential NGO, The Climate Group says a positive conclusion to Copenhagen could create a new ‘industrial revolution’ in green goods and services and create huge opportunities for business. A failure to reach agreement, he warns, could have a major impact on all businesses. "Every product, every business, every service will be affected… whatever your business, whether it’s making potato chips or banking, this ... »