Does climate change fight pit business profits against planet’s needs?

As heat waves, droughts and major storms multiply, environmentalists look to businesses to do their part to help save the planet. How will that affect their bottom line?

June 1 marked the start of another perilous hurricane season in the eastern United States.

Many communities are still recovering from last yearwhich saw 21 named tropical storms, third most all time. Led by Hurricane Ida, they caused destruction from southern Louisiana, where officials in Houma are racing to repair schools for opening this fall, to southeast Pennsylvania, where counties are coping with a surging homeless population after residents were economically devastated.