Small Steps Vol. 37: Why healthtech and edtech are crucial to climate action 🌎 circular economy startups’ unfair advantage 💪 abandoned coal mines for zero carbon heating 🔥

Food for thought

💡Investment and innovation in cleantech has kicked up a notch in recent years. But cleantech only gets us so far in addressing climate change.

What we’re thinking about

♻️ The World Economic Forum’s Helen Burdett featured on the Circular Economy Podcast on the back of a report that showed that impact-oriented startups have a 43% higher chance of scaling up than purely commercial ones. This backs up the argument for the “Impact Moat”- the unfair advantage of startups doing good.

New career paths

🐛 Goterra is hiring a Bio-technician to help with insect farming.

Giant leaps

♿ Loop+ featured in OnImpact talking about their commercialisation strategy.

Connect with us

🌊 Assuming the lockdown lifts as planned, our Partner, Rachel Yang, will be attending the Surf Coast Sustainable Pitch Party later this month in Torquay.

For the road

🙌 Congrats to Artesian, who released their Annual Impact report showing that their 2020 investments saved over 1,600 metric tonnes of carbon (or 753 fewer cars on the road).



Venture capital supporting startups as a force for good.

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