Green Warrior In Gray Flannel

Why business listens to activist Jeremy Leggett

Like the Greenpeace radicals who recently paddled kayaks into a French nuclear testing zone off Tahiti, Jeremy Leggett is a fierce environmental campaigner. The difference is in tactics. Instead of paddles and flares, the pinstriped director of Greenpeace International's solar campaign uses slides and statistics to bring about change. His mission: convincing insurance executives that global warming could bankrupt their industry. And he's getting results.

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