• America spent $145 billion on damaged homes after 20 climate events in 2021 - it will only get more expensive

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    A historic house damaged by Hurricane Sandy Ramin Talaie/Corbis via Getty Images
    Climate change is burning a hole in Americans' wallets.
    In 2021, 20 separate natural disaster events hit the US, totalling $145 billion in damages.
    The NOAA claims 2021 marked the third-most costly on record for natural disaster events.
    The climate crisis means natural disasters happen more often and are more severe - and they're burning a hole in the America's wallets. 2021 marked the third most costly for natural disaster events in the more than 200 years the Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has been...
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