August 19, 2020
The cost to future generations of not mobilizing capital around climate change is too high to fathom. The investment community is perfectly positioned to benefit from one of the biggest investment opportunities in generations: decarbonizing the global economy.
Enabled by smart, inexpensive communication systems, society can completely redesign our food, energy, and transportation systems. No sector will remain untouched. On our march to civilization, technology has been used to cocoon humankind from the elements. But with the information revolution—eyes in the sky, and sensors in the soil, sea, and air—society cannot ignore what the data are saying: The Earth is getting warmer. Society needs to solve it.