Interview with The Climate Collective’s Pratap Raju about India’s Cleantech Startups

I met with Pratap Raju, Founding Partner at the Climate Collective, two years ago at the 2018 ClimateLaunchpad Global Grand Final in Edinburgh. That was the first year India was a participating country in the global competition, and it was a great success. India has seen massive growth in the cleantech startup scene, and Pratap is one of the leaders in the space.

Danny Kennedy Is Starting Something New

Originally published on the ECOreport. Sungevity cofounder Danny Kennedy will cease to be executive vice president on September 1st, and will officially become the company’s strategic consultant for the next six months. He will most likely continue to be an unofficial advisor for much longer than that. “Danny will always … [continued]

EV & Bike News Roundup

Some more top electric car news from the past week or so: Bikes Copenhagenize Index 2013 — Bicycle-Friendly Cities Milan’s Design Week Shows Italian Ebike — Cykno New Bike-Friendly Cities — Texas Instruments, The World Bank Group, & More  EVs Two BYD Manufacturing Facilities Launched In Lancaster Mission Motors Teases … [continued]

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory & CalCEF Team Up to Boost Battery Industry in California

  Two great bodies, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and CalCEF, have teamed up to give battery production and development a big boost in California. Here’s the news release just a few minutes off the press: SAN FRANCISCO and BERKELEY, Calif. – May 29, 2012 – CalCEF, which creates institutions and investment vehicles for … [continued]