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Making climate change one’s business

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Thu, 06/28/2012 - 10:11am

BUSINESS academics should play an important role in the debate about climate change. They are well positioned to join forces with atmospheric scientists, engineers and materials specialists at their universities to produce multi-disciplinary suggestions as to what the world should do. Can geoengineering efforts be tried on a small enough level that a firm should take a go at it? Is it worth tinkering with supply chains to bring in increasingly cheaper solar panels?