Climate indicators and country risk ratings developed by the
This new CCRM application is the first in the industry to provide comprehensive mapping and modeling of climate change risk for every commodity across the entire supply chain. Typically implemented in 90 days or fewer, the CCRM application models all the goods and services that are hidden deep in a company's supply chain and provides a quantitative assessment of the carbon, energy and water footprint associated with making its products and running its business. It also maps the country of origin from these goods and services, and provides users with an assessment of the exposure to the physical impacts of climate change.
"Companies need better tools to understand and act on climate risks. This application is a first foray into delivering climate intelligence to corporate leaders to support business resilience," said
"We are delighted to be partnering with the expert consultants at Four Twenty Seven, and to have the opportunity to integrate ND-GAIN data into our core supply chain modeling system. Together we offer a powerful and innovative solution to help companies better understand and manage the rapidly growing risk of supply chain disruption due to climate change," said
"Corporate leaders are seeing more and more physical risks from climate change impacting their value chains," said
Climate Earth's Platform for Integrated Management provides a solution for systematically informing strategy and managing sustainable enterprise by linking an organization's financial transaction data to environmental impact data in an enterprise-quality and scalable database.
Using 17 years of data, and measuring 50 variables, ND-GAIN (http://news.nd.edu/news/44977-2013-nd-gain-data-show-worlds-poorest-countries-lag-100-years-behind-richest-in-preparing-for-climate-change/) ranks more than 175 countries annually based on how vulnerable they are to droughts, superstorms and other natural disasters and, uniquely, how ready they are to successfully implement adaptation solutions.
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