Let’s incubate the Green Swans hatched by the COVID-19 Black Swan

GreenBiz

Let’s incubate the Green Swans hatched by the COVID-19 Black Swan. As we try to anticipate a resilient, reliable, secure, sustainable and prosperous future, we also have the chance to incubate and create that future. Tom Baruch. Tue, 06/23/2020 - 01:30. The global COVID-19 pandemic is a historic Black Swan event that offers a Green Swan of opportunities to harvest innovation from 50 years of converging exponential technologies.

Angel network of Halcyon incubator backs edtech and solar startups

Impact Alpha

Halcyon has been incubating D.C.-area The post Angel network of Halcyon incubator backs edtech and solar startups appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, September 1 – D.C.-based based nonprofit Halcyon recently launched an angel network for residents of the D.C.

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Greentown Labs Announces Location of New Incubator in Houston’s Innovation District

Greentown Labs

North America’s largest climatetech incubator will expand to Houston’s Innovation District to accelerate the clean energy transition and reveals Microsoft, Rice Management Company, Saint-Gobain, Direct Energy, Naturgy, and FCC Environmental Services as additional partners.

Mary Wenzel of Wells Fargo on the company's innovation incubator and agriculture

GreenBiz

Wells Fargo partnered with the National Renewable Energy Lab to create the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator, which supports clean energy entrepreneurs. Built Environment Food & Agriculture GreenBiz Studio Innovation VERGE 19 Entrepreneurship

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Opportunities

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Various Positions, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator | Los Angeles, CA. Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI)’s mission is to create an inclusive green economy by unlocking innovation, transforming markets, and enhancing community. Incubation Program Director. SVP, Unlocking Innovation (Incubation Services).

Why A Business Incubator?

Ecotech

When Pandwe Gibson first came to Miami, she began promoting her idea for a green business incubator located in the city. The Business Incubator Model. To overcome these barriers and challenges, Pandwe Gibson developed the concept of a focused green business incubator. Within the incubator, EcoTech Visions also provides a makers space. The post Why A Business Incubator?

Offshore Wind is Breaking Out Of Its Incubator Markets

GreenTechMedia

From the North Sea to New Jersey, offshore wind tenders have successfully been awarding gigawatts of contracts to bankable, sizeable and increasingly economical projects. This year has been dominated by falling prices , with offshore wind joining its onshore cousin and solar PV in beating some conventional power prices. Now it looks like 2020 could see a host of new markets opening for the technology. Europe has set the pace so far with 18.5 gigawatts deployed at the turn of the year.

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator raises $5 million impact fund

Impact Alpha

6 – The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator raised a $5 million impact fund as a follow-on vehicle for the more than 100 early-stage startups in its portfolio. The fund’s first two investments are in Monrovia-based Seatrec, which harvests energy from temperature differences in ocean water; and San Leandro-based Freewire, a mobile and off-grid The post Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator raises $5 million impact fund appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, Feb.

LACI Incubation Program Cohort 2 Recruitment is Live

LA CleanTech Incubator

Read more » The post LACI Incubation Program Cohort 2 Recruitment is Live appeared first on LACI.

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator reboots its incubation program with 16-member cohort

LA CleanTech Incubator

The Los Angeles Cleantch Incubator is rebooting its incubator program and moving from rolling applications to a cohort model beginning with 16 new startups. Los Angeles’ not-for-profit incubator exchanges sweat equity in the form of services and office space, and the promise of $20,000 in funding for local pilot projects, for a 1.5% Read more » The post Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator reboots its incubation program with 16-member cohort appeared first on LACI.

LA Cleantech Incubator Announces New Cohort of Startups with Over 50% Founders of Color, Nearly 40% Women

LA CleanTech Incubator

Updated Incubation Program Includes the First Ever Equity Earn Back Option for Founders; New Cohort are Advancing Zero Emissions Mobility, Clean Energy, and Other Climate Tech Solutions While Creating Green Jobs LOS ANGELES, CA (April 20, 2020) – Today the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) announced the first cohort of 16 startups selected to participate.

Global call for applicants to the plastics data challenge by The Incubation Network

Eco-Business

Through this challenge, The Incubation Network aims to discover solutions to address the lack of data across Asia's plastics value chains as well as support and enhance the market for plastic waste and recycling innovations with a focus on South and Southeast Asia. We are excited to kick-off the work of The Incubation Network with this program to address this timely and urgent issue."

Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator Announces Partner Awards to Support Network of Cleantech Startup Champions

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$950,000 in funds will strengthen emerging sustainable technology markets, student-led startups and impact investing initiatives

Clean Energy Trust Receives Strategic Award Grant from Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator in…

Clean Energy Trust

Clean Energy Trust Receives Strategic Award Grant from Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator in Response to COVID-19 We are proud to share that we’ve received a Strategic Award Grant from the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator in response to COVID-19. Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator expedited its 2020 funding to help cleantech startups retain staff and stay on track to bring their potentially game-changing solutions to market in the face of impacts due to COVID-19.

Santa Monica To Pilot Zero Emissions Delivery Zones

LA CleanTech Incubator

The city of Santa Monica’s main business district has been chosen as the pilot for the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator’s new Neighborhood Zero Emissions Delivery Zone. The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) has put out an RFI (request for information) to companies far and wide who may have the technological solutions they need to solve this challenge.

Clean Energy Trust Named As Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator Channel Partner Award Winner

Clean Energy Trust

Clean Energy Trust today announced that it was named a 2020 Channel Partner Award winner by the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2), a technology incubator and platform funded by the Wells Fargo Foundation and co-administered by the U.S. By allocating resources to Channel Partner initiatives, in addition to selecting companies for our tech incubator, we’re reaching startups at multiple points along their journey and will get more transformative resources to market.” “We

Mary Wenzel of Wells Fargo on the company’s innovation incubator and agriculture

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Wells Fargo partnered with the National Renewable Energy Lab to create the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator, which supports clean energy entrepreneurs. View post: Mary Wenzel of Wells Fargo on the company’s innovation incubator and agriculture. Business Green clean energy create-the create-the-wells entrepreneurship fargo national national-renewable verge 19 wells with-the-national

Let’s incubate the Green Swans hatched by the COVID-19 Black Swan

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Let’s incubate the Green Swans hatched by the COVID-19 Black Swan Tom Baruch Tue, 06/23/2020 – 01:30 The global COVID-19 pandemic is a historic Black Swan event that offers a Green Swan of opportunities to harvest innovation from 50 years of converging exponential technologies. As we try to anticipate a resilient, reliable, secure, sustainable and prosperous future, we also have the chance to incubate and create that future.

Let’s incubate the Green Swans hatched by the COVID-19 Black Swan

AGreenLiving

Let’s incubate the Green Swans hatched by the COVID-19 Black Swan Tom Baruch Tue, 06/23/2020 – 01:30 The global COVID-19 pandemic is a historic Black Swan event that offers a Green Swan of opportunities to harvest innovation from 50 years of converging exponential technologies. As we try to anticipate a resilient, reliable, secure, sustainable and prosperous future, we also have the chance to incubate and create that future.

BIG presents a sustainable living laboratory town in Japan for Toyota at CES

Inhabitat - Innovation

Created in collaboration with Toyota Motor Corporation, the project will be the world’s first urban incubator dedicated to the advancement of all aspects of mobility with a focus on sustainability, from renewable energies to shared mobility

Johnson Matthey Joins Greentown Labs as Gigawatt Partner

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Global leader in sustainable technologies and chemicals partners with startup incubator to drive cleantech innovation

Accelerate at Circularity 20: Fast-Pitch Competition

GreenBiz

Taj Eldridge, senior director of investments at the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI). Accelerate at Circularity 20: Fast-Pitch Competition.

Wells Fargo’s Mary Wenzel on accelerating agriculture-tech solutions

GreenBiz

In collaboration with the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL), the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2) has been supporting entrepreneurs working towards clean technology solutions in the built environment for the past four year. Sidebar VERGE VERGE VERGE 19 Entrepreneurship

The Urban Future Prize Competition honors the best of this year’s cleantech innovations

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Winners took home more than $100,000 in prizes and spots in New York City’s premier cleantech incubator

LACI Announces Creation of $5 Million Early Stage Impact Investment Fund

LA CleanTech Incubator

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator Announces Creation of $5 Million Early-Stage Impact Investment Fund, Opens Call for Startups to Apply for New Cohort-Based Incubation Program Impact Fund announces first two investments into LACI portfolio companies Seatrec and Freewire; Renewed startup incubation program offers $20,000 for pilot deployment, focuses on transportation electrification, clean energy, and circular economy.

Dandelion Energy CEO Chats Geothermal Systems, Women In STEM Fields

Forbes Green Tech

Kathy Hunnan began her career in renewable energy in a Google tech incubator. She now runs a leading residential heating and cooling system company in New York

The Week in impact investing: Purpose-built

Impact Alpha

As the world tries to grapple with emergencies like COVID and climate, racial injustice and inequality, it’s arriving at vehicles and approaches that have been incubated, in some cases for decades, by community and impact investors. TGIF, Agents of Impact! Purpose-built for impact.

Former Volvo Trucks exec launches electric truck startup

Charged

The new company, which is located at a business incubation center in Fairlawn, Virginia, offers customized engineering and manufacturing expertise for electric trucks. He has incubated several companies, and held board positions in economic and industry federations.

CES 2020: Toyota and BIG To Build A Prototype Future City In Japan

Forbes Green Tech

Japanese car giant Toyota has teamed up with the renowned architecture firm BIG to create Toyota Woven City, an urban incubator in Japan dedicated to the advancement of all aspects of mobility

Call for applicants to the Plastics Data Challenge

Eco-Business

The Incubation Network by The Circulate Initiative and SecondMuse is calling for applications for the Plastics Data Challenge -- a global innovation challenge that will source, support, and scale innovative technologies that address the leakage of plastic waste into the environment

LACI Produces 30,000 Face Shields for Essential Workers across Los Angeles

LA CleanTech Incubator

A Vibrant Cleantech Startup Ecosystem Takes Root in India

GreenTechMedia

In response, a vibrant ecosystem of sustainability-oriented startups, investors and incubators is taking shape in India today. ” According to Raju, an estimated 20 percent of all startups in incubators in India are focused on some aspect of sustainability.

Innovative sanitation solution is crowned winner of VERGE Accelerate contest

GreenBiz

Co-founder and CEO Yehuda Elram said the technology helps mitigate the billions of dollars that go into incubation and hatching of eggs, only to kill over 4 billion male chicks annually that are not viable for the market. The non-incubated male eggs can be sent to market.

PRESS RELEASE – LACI Launches Pilot Projects to Improve Air and First/Last Mile Zero Emissions Mobility Solutions in Underserved Los Angeles Communities

LA CleanTech Incubator

The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator will deploy up to $500,000 in investments, grants and technical assistance for zero emissions technology pilots in San Pedro, Pacoima, Long Beach and Huntington Park Los Angeles, November 12, 2019. The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) announced the recipients of the Zero Emissions Mobility and Community Pilot Project Fund today.

LACI Expression of Interest: Voluntary Neighborhood Zero Emissions Delivery Zone

LA CleanTech Incubator

LOS ANGELES CLEANTECH INCUBATOR (LACI) EXPRESSION OF INTEREST VOLUNTARY NEIGHBORHOOD ZERO EMISSIONS DELIVERY ZONE RESPONSES DUE by 5:00 PM Pacific Time on April 8, 2020 GENERAL REQUEST The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) is seeking expressions of interest from qualified applicants to deploy a neighborhood-based voluntary zero emissions delivery zone focused on.

Press Release – SparkCharge Wins 2019 California Climate Cup, Demonstrating That California Policy Makers’ Bold Policies Inspire World-Class Innovation

LA CleanTech Incubator

Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator and New Energy Nexus Hold Pitch Competition—Brings Attention and $35,000 to Startups With the Most Promising Climate Solutions Los Angeles, June 27, 2019. The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) and New Energy Nexus announce SparkCharge as the winner of the 2019 California Climate Cup and recipient of the $25 thousand dollar.

Power Day 2020: Celebrating the Accomplishments of the LA Regional Energy Innovation Ecosystem

LA CleanTech Incubator

On October 1, the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) hosted its Second Annual LACI Power Day Conference, bringing together the clean energy ecosystem in California and celebrating accomplishments that have resulted from bold policy commitments.

3 diverse cleantech entrepreneurs: ‘will you value other experiences?’

LA CleanTech Incubator

As Electrek previously reported, the $5 million Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) Impact Fund launched on January 15. LACI is working to eradicate monoculturalism in cleantech startups by bringing on its most diverse cohort yet in spring 2020. More than 50% of participating founders are of color, and nearly 40% are women. We hear from. Read more » The post 3 diverse cleantech entrepreneurs: ‘will you value other experiences?’ ’ appeared first on LACI.

Statement from LACI CEO and Transportation Electrification Partnership Chair Matt Petersen

LA CleanTech Incubator

Gates Foundation backs Enko Chem’s eco-pesticides for Africa

Impact Alpha

The company, which was incubated within agtech venture capital firm Anterra Capital, is combatting the pest resistance and environmental harm of chemical pesticides. ImpactAlpha, June 29 – Massachusetts-based Enko Chem uses technology for pharmaceutical drug discovery to develop new crop treatments. It looks for under-developed methods of killing pests or boosting crop resilience and rapid-tests.