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Ever important sector as the world faces urgent challenges.

The climate tech industry, which focuses on developing technologies and solutions to address climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, has an overall current state of growth and innovation, with many companies working on a range of solutions to tackle climate change.

One of the key areas of growth in the climate tech industry is renewable energy. The cost of renewable energy technologies, such as solar and wind power, has fallen dramatically in recent years, making them increasingly competitive with fossil fuels. As a result, the use of renewable energy is growing rapidly, and the climate tech industry is playing a key role in driving this transition.

Another area of growth in the climate tech industry is energy efficiency. Many companies are developing technologies and solutions that help buildings, vehicles, and other systems to use energy more efficiently, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and saving money for consumers. These solutions range from advanced insulation materials and LED lighting to smart thermostats and electric vehicles.

In addition, the climate tech industry is also developing new technologies to capture and store carbon dioxide emissions. These solutions, known as carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies, have the potential to greatly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from a range of sources, including power plants, factories, and transportation.


Fundraising complexity

The climate tech and in particular carbon dioxide removal companies are frequently faced with financing their often asset heavy business models.

Compliance and standards

Fraud and non standarized methods led to a decline in trust in the carbon removal market. Multiple suppliers with different methods created a complex and confusing market.

Global project setups

Climate tech startups often work in global teams and face a wide range of regulations and risks. The complexity can scare away business angels and vc funds.

Public skepticism

Despite the urgent need for climate solutions, there is still a significant amount of skepticism on the true extent of a company’s sustainability and environmental impact.


Renewable energy

The increasing demand for clean and sustainable energy sources has created new opportunities for companies in the climate tech industry to develop and deliver renewable energy solutions.

Carbon capture and storage

As the world shifts towards decarbonization, there are opportunities for companies to develop and implement technology that captures and stores carbon emissions from industrial processes and power generation.

Smart grid and energy efficiency

The growing need for more efficient and resilient energy systems has created opportunities for companies to develop and deliver smart grid technology and energy-efficient solutions.

Battery technology

With the increasing adoption of electric vehicles, there are opportunities for companies in the climate tech industry to develop and deliver battery technology and charging infrastructure.

Our expertise

Raising funds for a climate tech startup can be a daunting task, especially with the constant changes in the industry and investors’ preferences. We provide a vital support for startups looking to secure funding and reach their next level of growth. Our team of experts has the experience and knowledge to help climate tech startups navigate the complex fundraising landscape and secure the capital they need to scale their business.

We can assist startups in identifying and connecting with potential investors, as well as structuring and negotiating deals that align with their goals and values. We can also provide guidance on the different fundraising options available, such as venture capital, private equity, and crowdfunding, and help them choose the one that best fits their needs.

With our help, startups can focus on their core mission and developing innovative solutions while we handle the fundraising process. We can help climate tech startups to stand out and attract the right investors who share their vision and passion for addressing climate change.

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