Obama's Climate Change Plan: Which Companies Are Ready?

President Obama announced this week that he will be using his executive powers to implement a broad new climate change plan. This is just one more indicator that the business community is going to have to deal with the real risks that climate change poses. Some are doing this better than others. Motley Fool contributor Sara Murphy discusses how corporations are preparing for the future.

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The article Obama's Climate Change Plan: Which Companies Are Ready? originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor Sara Murphy has no position in any stocks mentioned. Follow her on Twitter @SMurphSmiles. The Motley Fool recommends Intel, Starbucks, and Unilever. The Motley Fool owns shares of Intel and Starbucks. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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