We love new and unconventional ways of tackling environmental and social problems. We love ideas that can be shared to create viral interest and impact large-scale change. We look for solutions that scale and the people that make them happen.
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Carbon180, formerly the Center for Carbon Removal, is a new breed of climate-focused NGO on a mission to fundamentally rethink carbon.
114 million people in the US have no paid family leave to care for a new child or a sick family member. PL+US works to win paid family leave for everyone in the US through public advocacy, communications and grassroots organizing.
AEE is an organization of businesses using policy advocacy, analysis, and education to bring about a prosperous economy based on secure, clean, affordable energy. Our mission is transforming public policy to enable rapid growth of advanced energy companies.
Cove is the first and only single-use bottle of water that doesn’t pose a direct threat to the natural ecosystem. Made entirely of biodegradable material called PHA, Cove bottles will break down into CO2, water, and organic waste in compost or a landfill, and even in the ocean. Plastic never really goes away.