Bill Gates-Led Fund Raises Another $1 Billion to Invest in Clean Tech




Here’s more evidence the clean-tech boom is only getting bigger. Breakthrough Energy Ventures, the Bill Gates-Led clean-tech venture capital, has raised $1 billion for a second round of investments after backing 45 startups with its first billion.

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Created in 2016, BEV began funding startups just as the second wave of clean-tech investments was gaining momentum. Since then, interest in the sector has exploded. VC money flowing into startups that can help cut emissions has soared to $16 billion in 2019 from $400 million in 2013, a 40-times increase, according to a PwC report published last year.


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