Climate Technology

The infoDev’s Climate Technology Program helps high-growth, clean-tech firms commercialize and scale the most innovative private sector solutions to climate change. Through its Climate Business Innovation Network, the program convenes local and global institutions to promote the diffusion of innovative business models across borders, crowd in public and private financing into climate innovation, share market insights, and build and strengthen local clean-tech-supporting institutions, such as the Climate Innovation Centers.

Publications

The climate entrepreneurship ecosystem in Morocco has developed, and all the structures necessary for nurturing not only entrepreneurship but specifically climate entrepreneurship, have reached a ‘start-up’ stage. However, the overall support environment in the country requires more targeted...

The Climate Technology Program's "In Brief" is a series of knowledge briefs highlighting important aspects of the program's global and in-country operations and research. These notes provide lessons on the Climate Innovation Center model and network, analysis of climate technology innovation and...

The Climate Technology Program reviewed case studies of public programs that aimed to support green technology entrepreneurs. It found that an innovation strategy based on technology absorption and the adaptation of existing business models may offer a less capital- and time-intensive pathway to...

Much of the emphasis on climate change has been on urging countries to act to avoid environmental catastrophe. This new report frames responding to climate change as an extraordinary economic opportunity, particularly in developing countries. The report, published by infoDev, a global...

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