When it comes to climate change, companies and investors alike tend to focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions. But businesses increasingly face physical risks from global warming as well.

“It’s not just companies with oil rigs and smoke stacks,” says Rebecca Henson, senior sustainability analyst with Calvert Investments. “It’s any business with operations.” The risks range from floods damaging facilities to droughts threatening the availability of raw materials, although experts shy away from attributing specific weather events to global warming.  


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