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Elemental is a nonprofit investor in climate technologies with deep community impact.
We bring more than a decade of experience across the climate sector, with an active and maturing portfolio of 150+ companies. Elemental fills two gaps fundamental to addressing climate change: funding projects for climate technologies in communities, and embedding equity and access into climate solutions. We invest in transformative technologies to create a system change for a more resilient, equitable future.Read more
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Scaling Climate x Social Equity Solutions
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