Zolar tech.eu

Berlin-based clean energy startup Zolar gets additional €15 million to expand abroad

Zolar, a Berlin-based startup that develops solar panel systems for consumers, has raised an additional €15 million to expand internationally, closing its Series B round at €25 million. Overall the round included lead investor Czech VC Inven Capital, which specialises in greentech, as well as TS Ventures, Heartcore Capital, Statkraft Ventures, BayWa r.e. Energy Ventures […]

Carboncloud tech.eu

Swedish startup CarbonCloud gets €1 million to work with food brands on their carbon footprints

CarbonCloud, a Swedish startup that helps brands calculate their carbon footprints, has raised a €1 million seed round led by Helsinki-based Maki.vc and German firm TS Ventures. The fresh funding will help the company expand, onboard new customers, and hire talent across sales, marketing and product development. The Gothenburg-based startup helps companies within the food […]

tier voi dott tech.eu

TIER, Voi and Dott commit to sustainability standards that address environment and employees

Europe’s largest e-scooter companies, TIER, Voi and Dott, are committing to a set of sustainability standards that address environmental and social issues related to the industry. According to a press release, the coalition will appoint an independent body to monitor, evaluate and transparently report progress on all commitments. The new sustainable practices consider the full […]

Polymateria tech.eu

London-based Polymateria raises £15 million for new plastics that automatically biodegrade and leave no trace

Polymateria, a London-based startup that’s “advancing science to help nature deal with plastic pollution”, has raised £15 million from Planet First Partners (PFP). The British startup says its new technology, called Biotransformation, fully biodegrades common forms of plastic, leaving behind zero microplastics with no environmental harm in the process. The new investment will accelerate the […]

Delivery Hero tech.eu

Berlin-based Delivery Hero invests in sustainable tech that could make food delivery more eco-friendly

Delivery Hero, a global company that runs local delivery services, announced it has been acquiring minority stakes in sustainable tech startups over the last two years. Specifically, these startups are developing alternative solutions to the very environmental problems that Delivery Hero’s business model perpetuates.  The investments are part of the German company’s overall effort “to […]

basemark tech.eu

Helsinki’s Basemark wins €7 million round for graphics software that aids autonomous vehicles

Basemark, a Finnish company specialising in graphics and autonomous driving vehicle software, has raised €7 million in a round led by ETF Partners, investing from its Environmental Technologies Fund. The capital will be used to accelerate Basemark’s growth. The company is known for its product Rocksolid Engine, a real-time graphics and compute software solution that […]

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VentureWave Capital announces Impact Ireland, a fund to scale Irish ‘tech for good’ startups

Dublin-based VentureWave Capital has announced the first close of a new fund, Impact Ireland, which will support local ‘technology for good’ companies to scale internationally. The fund is a member of Global Impact Investing Network and is the first Irish signatory of the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation’s Operating Principles for Impact Measurement.  Though the […]