Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Breakthrough Energy Ventures is a venture capital firm that is interested in energy, finance, and impact investing

Breakthrough Energy Ventures is a venture capital firm that is interested in energy, finance, and impact investing. The firm was founded by Bill Gates, Jack Ma, Jeff Bezos, John Doerr, and Vinod Khosla in 2015, in Paris, Ile-de-France, and is a sub-organization of Breakthrough Energy Coalition.

The firm is interested in guiding companies with scientific and technological expertise, and commit to helping companies grow and travel. The firm invests in new technologies that are designed to provide affordable power resources. The firm has made investments during Series A through C rounds.

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Pivot Bio

A company that creates technology that is focused on nitrogen fixation in cereal crops through microbes.It was founded in 2010 and is located in Berkeley, California.

Agriculture
Berkeley, California
Commonwealth Fusion Systems

A technology company developing fusion power systems based on ARC tokamak reactors.

Fusion
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Motif Foodworks

A food ingredients company that uses biotechnology to brew proteins and nutrients, for more delicious and sustainable foods.

Biotechnology
Boston
Sustainable Bioproducts

A biotechnology company growing edible proteins.

Biotechnology
Chicago
CarbonCure Technologies

Carbon capture and storage company founded in 2007 and based in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. CarbonCure Technologies Inc. provides carbon dioxide sequestering technology to concrete plants in a system for recycling carbon dioxide waste from industrial emitters and incorporating it into concrete products.

Concrete
California
75F

A technology company offering an internet of things (IoT) building automation system for HVAC, lighting, and equipment control.

Software
Burnsville, Minnesota
KoBold Metals

A mining company that utilizes Big data, statistical modeling, and ore-deposit science to research natural resources exploration. It was founded in 2018 and is located in Berkeley, California.

Metal
Berkeley, California
1366 Technologies

1366 Technologies is a Bedford, Massachusetts-based manufacturing company.

Manufacturing
Bedford, Massachusetts
Zero Mass Water

Zero Mass Water is a Scottsdale, Arizona-based developer and manufacturer of solar-power devices designed to extract drinkable water from atmosphere.

Solar power
Scottsdale, Arizona
Sierra Energy (Company)

Sierra Energy is a Davis, California-based technology company turning waste into energy without burning.

Energy
California
Form Energy

Form Energy is a Somerville, Massachusetts-based company developing low-cost, long-duration energy storage systems.

Energy storage
Somerville, Massachusetts
Malta Inc

Malta Inc is a company storing renewable energy in molten salt founded by X.

Energy storage
Cambridge, Massachusetts
ESS Inc.

ESS Inc. is a Wilsonville, Oregon-based developer and provider of long-duration energy storage solutions, including flow-batteries, for utility, microgrid, and off-grid applications.

Energy storage
Wilsonville, Oregon
enVerid

enVerid is a Westwood, Massachusetts-based manufacturer of HVAC control systems increasing energy efficiency for commercial buildings.

HVAC
Westwood, Massachusetts
Quidnet Energy

Quidnet Energy is a Houston-based company working on developing a carbon-free energy grid.

Energy efficiency
Houston
Boston Metal

Boston Metal is a Woburn, Massachusetts-based developer of molten oxide electrolysis technology for steel manufacturing.

Metallurgy
Woburn, Massachusetts
Baseload Capital

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