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Why 93% of American Businesses are Concerned about Risk – and What Can Be Done About It

In a recent study conducted by financial services provider State Street and reported in the magazine, Strategic Risk (http://www.strategic-risk-global.com/story.aspx?source=NewsAnalNewsAlert&storycode=1403323), fully 93% of respondents in the Americas view improving the assessment and pricing of risk as a major challenge, while more than one-quarter of insurance companies around the world are experiencing difficulties in managing risk. The […]

The Implications of Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS)

In my previous post I pointed out the coming sea-change that will be impacting the utility sector of the U.S. economy, based on the Obama Administration’s steps to curtail greenhouse gas emissions. The President has also pledged an “all of the above” approach to solving America’s energy needs. An often-overlooked technology that is part of […]