Deron Brown is president and chief operating officer of U.S. Operations for PCL Construction.
Earlier this year, California announced new water restrictions to ensure it had enough supply to make it through the year. Wildfires are burning through forests so fast they reach suburban homes. Numerous reports warn of the impact of a warming climate on our food chain—grains, produce and even coffee production are expected to be hard hit.
As the impact of global warming becomes more visible in our daily lives, many are driven to do their part to create lasting change. No one is more motivated to combat global warming than the next generation of workers. In a Pew Research Study, 71% of millennial survey respondents said climate change should be a top priority to ensure a sustainable planet, followed closely by 67% of Generation Z respondents. As members of this group enter the