CINCS LLC is a research, analysis and development company headquartered in New York City that specializes in climate change risks and natural resource impacts.
Since its founding in 2006, CINCS has built an international reputation through its extensive repository of research and in-depth global analysis on water, land and carbon trends and the related risks to companies and communities. The company’s Primers, Trackers, In-Focus Reports, Corporate Case studies and White Papers are respected worldwide with more than 15,000 weekly subscribers.
Businesses, investors and insurers are facing significant financial risk related to the impacts of extreme weather and natural resource depletion on their operations and supply chains. Competitive, regulatory and stakeholder pressure is increasing to monitor, mitigate, measure and report against these triple bottom line threats.
Climate.IQ (CIQ) is a PHP-based modeling software solution that models climate risk and its cost to properties. CIQ combines hydrological modeling, climate information, future change projections, historical events & economic information for its beta risk score. Besides the detailed analysis of climate hazards, CIQ also projects future cost to a property, considering its acreages, building types and other engineering aspects. The risk score and damage will be projected for monthly and annual term. Advanced components of Climate.IQ will also utilizes satellite and remote sensing data to forecast short-term flooding risk.
CIQ is a cost and time effective way to assess your current and future flooding risk. An easy-to-read report gives users the necessary tools to improve their level of understanding of flood risk associated with their asset. Future modules of CIQ will include other climate related hazards.
The CINCS team holds deep understanding of natural capital systems and their associated financial risks and opportunities. Our technology development partner, subject matter experts and advisory council members complement and complete the organizational intelligence and operational capacity necessary for success.