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Impact Entrepreneurship - Carbon is hot

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Impact Entrepreneurship

The latest trends and insights on impact entrepreneurship and investing.

Lowering the levels of atmospheric carbon has become an increasingly urgent and publicised topic in recent years. Carbon capture, removal, storage, lowering, credits are HOT.
There are two main ways to approach the issue, the first, and most obvious option is to avoid more emissions, the second is to reverse the damage already done.
A bunch of new companies are offering innovative ways of offsetting carbon emissions by either counteracting the negative results or by utilising the excess carbon and turning it into something useful, and effectively “recycling” it. New platforms are launched to trade credits, Elon Musk is sponsoring the biggest XPrize yet and this is only the beginning…
We curated a selection of articles approaching the issue from different angles and one of our favourite’s of all time, a beautiful interactive article on carbon history giving you a personalised historical perspective.
Love,
Yonca & Tina

Your Personal Carbon History
Carbon Capture Startup Sees Its New Tech as a Profitable Investment - Bloomberg
These companies are sucking carbon out of the atmosphere — and investors are piling in
7 companies to watch in carbon capture and storage | Greenbiz
Carbon capture is all the rage. Can these startups make it profitable? | PitchBook
How are Europe's startups capturing carbon? | Sifted
Carbon Removal Technologies | YC Request for Startups
$100M Prize For Carbon Removal | XPRIZE Foundation
Global demand for carbon offsets to combat emissions is growing — but the supply is unreliable
Techstars Startup Digest Impact Entrepreneurship is curated by:
Yonca Braeckman Yonca Braeckman - Founder Impact Shakers
yonca.braeckman@startupdigestmail.com
Cristina Almeida Cristina Almeida - Head of Communications at MAZE
cristina.almeida@startupdigestmail.com
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