Environmental Data

Environmental Data allows organizations to quantify the impact of climate on their operations and understand resilience strategies. Including weather data in your analysis can be a game-changer to ensure your business is prepared for our rapidly changing world.

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Example of Environmental Data Analysis

P&C Insurance

Catastrophe analysts in leading insurance and reinsurance firms use flood data in CARTO to understand risk exposure across their portfolios. Using H3 indexes and different environmental data sources, they can share insights on their Total Insured Value by location - dynamically understanding the impact of different climate scenarios.

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Example of Environmental Data Analysis

Aircraft Insurance

Specialized aircraft insurers use historic storm data, airport elevation data and POI data on airport locations along with customer data to predict risk and influence future pricing strategies - saving days of ETL work each month and reducing time to insight for stakeholders across the business.

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Example of Environmental Data Analysis

Transport Departments

The Hawaii Department of Transportation uses CARTO to bring together hundreds of datasets as part of their climate resilience strategy. Their transportation planners use our platform to dynamically analyze 50+ variables to set KPIs relating to climate and catastrophe risks to critical infrastructure assets, incorporating equity and environmental information to generate informed plans of action for addressing long-term climate risks and short-term disaster responsiveness.

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 960401.