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November 29, 2009


John Firth

Thaks Joel for an excellent review of these four reports. I have to declare an interest as one of the authors of the 'Managing the unavoidable report'!

One point to note is that the investors and my company are not saying that we should just adapt and forget about mitigation. We are all completely focussed on the need to reduce emissions (to avoid the unmanageable). We are also realists and recognise that climatic changes are underway and that further changes are inevitable - hence the reports.

I should also point out that in addition to the main overview report featured in your article, we have produced individual sector reports covering, energy, real estate, oil & gas, and water. All reports are available from www.acclimatise.uk.com/resources/investors

These pages provide other resource materials and links relative to the investment implications of a changing climate.

We encourage feedback on the reports - they were designed to create discussion and engagement.

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