The Institutes

$23B In Debt, The NFIP Must Focus On Risk Mitigation, Not Rebuilding

 Friday, September 2, 2016

 Yale Environment 360

More than 2,100 properties across the U.S. enrolled in the National Flood Insurance Program have flooded and been rebuilt more than 10 times since 1978, according to a new analysis of insurance data by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). One home in Batchelor, Louisiana has flooded 40 times over the past four decades, receiving $428,379 in insurance payments. More than 30,000 properties in the program, run by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, have flooded multiple times over the years. Those homes, known as “severe repetitive loss properties,” make up just 0.6 percent of federal flood insurance policies.

Developing Solar Industry Faces Risk Mitigation Challenges

 Tuesday, September 13, 2016

 Recharge News

Legislator Introduces Bill To Forgive NFIP’s $23B Debt

 Monday, September 12, 2016

 The Seattle Medium

Consumers Face Increase In Flood Insurance Premiums Through NFIP

 Friday, April 8, 2016

 Live Insurance News

Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force Addresses Insurance Challenges

 Wednesday, August 21, 2013

 Insurance Journal

Senate Committee Passes Federal Flood Insurance Reform Legislation

 Monday, September 12, 2011

 Insurance Journal

House Approves Flood Insurance Program Renewal, Reforms

 Wednesday, July 13, 2011

 Insurance Journal

Pres. Obama Signs 1-Year NFIP Extension

 Monday, October 4, 2010

 National Underwriter Property & Casualty