2018 Cone/Porter Novelli Climate Change Snapshot

   2018 Cone/Porter Novelli Climate Change Snapshot

Although the United States is currently the only country that is not committed to the Paris Climate Accord, U.S. citizens are not turning their attention away from the effects of climate change. In fact, the majority of Americans believe climate change is a problem, but feel powerless to personally address it. Instead, individuals look to companies to take the lead on climate change solutions and commitments, especially in the absence of government progress.

Key Findings Include:

  • 62% of Americans believe climate change is a problem

  • 38% feel their actions can make a real difference in addressing climate change

  • 58% say in the absence of government progress, companies should take the lead