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Getting ahead of climate risk requires a detailed understanding of your carbon footprint and underlying sources of carbon emissions – as well as forward looking metrics on your exposure to physical and transition climate risks.

66% of major global companies have at least one asset at high risk of physical risk under the high impact climate change scenario in 2050.

The greatest risk comes from water stress and wildfire.

We help you to pinpoint the exposure of company owned facilities, supply chains and capital assets from physical risks including sea-level rise, flooding, heat wave, cold wave, drought, hurricanes, and wildfires. We provide insight on low, medium and high impact climate change scenarios across time intervals to help companies and financial institutions to manage risk and inform adaptation strategies.

In the map below we show how physical risk from cold wave, heat wave, water stress, flood, and wildfire changes over time and region under a high impact scenario.

Physical Risks

Low
0-20
Low-Medium
20-40
Medium-High
40-60
High
60-80
Extremely High
80-100
Source: S&P Global Trucost. Data as at November 2020. For illustrative purposes. Data showcase is based on a high impact climate change scenario for four physical risk indicators: cold wave, heat wave, water stress, flood, and wildfire.

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Whether you are a financial institution, government or company, there are a number of steps that you can take to help accelerate the transition to a sustainable future.

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