Individual small business owners often have difficulty imagining their role in managing climate for the simple reason that it's hard to measure climate impact on such a tiny scale. But the total climate-related impact (or "carbon footprint") of small businesses certainly add up. While your small business may produce actual greenhouse gas emissions, it certainly has an indirect impact on climate: electricity, heating, cooling, and transportation all translate into BTUs with global warming potential.
Friday, November 24, 2006
RESOURCE: Climate Change for Small Business
Have you ever wondered, "What can my small business do about climate change?" ClimateBiz now has a dedicated section of its website devoted to helping answer that question.