A recently released report from United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and SustainAbility takes a comprehensive look at the state of the global environment and sees many threats to the planet. But it also sees opportunities for businesses to rise to the challenge. It includes detailed analyses of various industries, including construction, chemicals, mining, food, and electric power.
According to the report, the electric power sector "is highly exposed to environmental trends and their underlying drivers." Extreme weather, droughts, floods and even changes in cloud cover patterns challenge suppliers' abilities to meet rising demands. Companies that can provide smarter and more efficient products and services while lightening the impact on the environment will find profitable opportunities. Read the press release where you can download the full report.