Greening Insurance

While climate change poses potential threats to the insurance industry, it also offers enormous opportunities for innovation. Just as insurers historically had a constructive role in founding the first fire departments, building codes, and vehicle safety testing, they have now an opportunity to develop creative products and services to minimize the causes and effects of climate change.

As of 2008, this website and the associated reports document 643 examples from 246 insurance companies, brokers, and organizations in 29 countries.

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From Risk to Opportunity: A Periodic Review of Insurer Responses to Climate Change

Examples of Insurer Climate Change Sites

Insurance Organizations with Climate Change Activities