The Indian Point nuclear facility currently provides about a quarter of New York City's electricity. But due to serious safety concerns, Governor Cuomo announced last January that the facility would be closed by 2021.
On Monday, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a special report stressing the urgent need to act on climate change.
The effects will be real, and financial institutions are taking notice. Next week’s conference will explore how to assign value to resiliency in order to take action now.