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PwC’s Nick Shufro talks about environmental risk & mitigation

Which environmental risks pose the biggest threats to companies and how are firms thinking about mitigating climate risk? Fuqua professor Dan Vermeer discusses disaster risk mitigation and the R!SE Initiative with PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Nick Shufro in our latest EDGE Chats video.

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Incomplete sustainability is no sustainability at all

by Romain Lardeux, MBA Exchange Student This article was written in response to a seminar given by Shawn Heath, Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer for Duke Energy Corporation, in an EDGE Seminar on Sept. 17, 2014 at Duke University’s … Continue reading

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Crossing the climate line

This op-ed first appeared in the Raleigh News & Observer on May 21, 2013. by Daniel Vermeer Earlier this month, a remote monitoring system in Hawaii recorded the first time in human history that the daily average for carbon dioxide … Continue reading

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