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Orange haze over San Francisco due to wildfires, September 2020 📸. Patrick Perkins

Thinking of climate change as an abstract concept is a luxury we can no longer afford.

While it affects communities around the globe, from searing droughts in Africa to rising sea levels, the team at Patch has felt it first hand for the past month, as record setting fires have shrouded California in a thick layer of smoke and orange skies. With rolling blackouts, unprecedented lightning strikes and heat waves barely a few weeks into fire season, the West Coast has repeatedly proven vulnerable to climate change.

Why we built Patch

Worldwide, consumers are reacting to the tangible consequences of climate change by weighing their impact and increasingly choosing businesses that reflect their values. Trail-blazing companies like Apple, Microsoft, and Shopify have responded with significant carbon neutral and zero climate impact promises. However, many companies lack the resources required to actively manage their carbon footprint. …

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