The Key Players in Climate Change

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The Key Players in Climate Change

  • Exon, Mobil, BP etc fund research to prove that global warming is natural
  • TNCs have changed their attitudes because:
  • It isn't morally right to destroy the environment
  • High oil prices
  • Increased movement by governments to stop carbon emissions
  • Will increase profits in the long run

Why are businesses reacting to climate change?

  • Sustainable transport and infrastructure needs R+D= New market
  • May damage their profits in the long run
  • Some businesses are labelled "climate crusaders", because of the work they do to combat climate change= Boost popularity&profits
  • Examples: Wal-Mart, Greenpeace etc.

Wal-Mart:

  • Reduce…

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