5 Surprises in Our 2019 Dealflow
One of our favorite days of the year is approaching fast — when we get to share our next cohort of world-changing startups with you. We're wrapping up our due diligence process right now, so keep an eye out for…
Each year, we find 15-20 companies that best fit our mission and fund each company up to $1 million to improve systems that impact people’s lives: energy, water, food & agriculture, and mobility.
Awarded to companies
Nearly 800 companies applied to our program. What can we learn by investigating this pool of applicants?
Since 2009, we have been on a mission to catalyze new solutions that help Hawaiʻi transcend oil. We do this with entrepreneurs that can help us redesign our energy, ag, water, mobility, and circular economy systems.
We are known for deploying projects and supporting startups through key commercial inflection points.
We partner with some of the biggest names in the business to help our companies grow through investments, projects, and acquisitions.
Meet our portfolio companies innovating across energy, water, agriculture, mobility, and circular economy.
The battery electric bus for the masses
Proterra was started in 2004 to provide clean and affordable public transportation options for everyone. The company designs and manufactures the world's most technically advanced battery electric buses.Mobility
Making drinking water from sunlight and air
Zero Mass Water has one purpose: to perfect water for every person in every place. Its technology extracts water vapor from the air to make, mineralize, and deliver drinking water to your tap.Water
CarbonCure is pioneering CO2 utilization technologies for the cement and concrete sector.
A short film that tells the story of our transition off of fossil fuels one community at a time to a more clean, resilient, and equitable world.