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Anjani Trivedi

This Is Where Climate Tech Meets Global Venture Capital

First, India has to overcome its reputation for dysfunctional politics, creaking infrastructure and red tape.

Going electric.

Going electric.

Source: Bloomberg

One of the world’s biggest greenhouse gas emitters is trying to clean up. Global venture capitalists looking to put their money to work should keep an eye on it.

Drive through the streets of New Delhi and its surrounds and the Indian capital is abuzz with activity. Rusty metal signs that tout “Electric Charging” stand out, along with stations that power electric two-and-three wheelers. Startups building technology to drive greening and sustainability are hustling for funding.