Climate Alpha in the News
Dec 8, 2023
COP 28 interviews Parag Khanna, Founder & CEO of Climate Alpha. In this interview, Dr. Khanna discusses their approach to climate resilience, adaptation strategies, engagement with local stakeholders, inspiration from efficient housing and irrigation systems, the potential of breakthrough technologies, and the establishment of the Fund for Adaptation and Resilience.
Dec 1, 2023
As part of CNN's special coverage of COP28 from Dubai, Becky Anderson with Connect the World speaks with Parag Khanna, the Founder & CEO of Climate Alpha about the technology that can help with adaptation in the fight against climate change. They discuss why adaptation must garner as much attention and investment as mitigation -- and how technology can play a key role in advancing both agendas to make COP 28 a success.
Nov 29, 2023
Climate Alpha CEO Parag Khanna takes the main stage at the Fortune Global Forum in Abu Dhabi to discuss strategies in future proofing global real estate and the importance of allocating investment into climate resilient geographies . The Fortune Global Forum gathers the leaders of the world’s biggest multinational companies in great cities on the dynamic frontiers of global business.
Nov 23, 2023
Singapore-based Climate Alpha analyzes the impact of climate change on real estate. Founded by an expert on geography and globalization, Climate Alpha’s AI-based platform helps real estate owners and investors analyze the impact of climate change on their portfolios. The Singapore-based startup announced today it has raised $5 million in seed funding led by Jungle Ventures through its new First Cheque@Jungle program for second-time founders and operators with a lot of experience.
Oct 5, 2023
The Wall Street Journal partnered with Climate Alpha on a recent report to identify which Florida town is the most hurricane resilient. When looking at hurricane, flooding and strong wind data, our research identified Ocala to be at less risk from coastal flooding than other parts of the state, making it a popular option for storm-weary home buyers.
Aug 10, 2023
"Who Will Buy My House If They Can't Get Insurance?" Climate Alpha CEO Parag Khanna is quoted in the latest BBC article covering the what's happening with American home owners. As extreme weather events multiple, home insurance providers in the US are rapidly raising rates - or in some cases, quitting the business altogether - forcing many into sever financial distress.
Aug 4, 2023
"No Water, No Workers, No Chips." Climate Alpha CEO Parag Khanna and Chief Scientific Officer Michael Ferrari have teamed up to examine why tech companies need to take climate into account or risk seeing their investments go up in smoke. Which climate resilient geographies should companies invest in?