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Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) is a non-profit organization creating an inclusive green economy for the people of Los Angeles by: unlocking innovation by working with startups to accelerate the commercialization of clean technologies; transforming markets through partnerships with policymakers, innovators, and market leaders in transportation, energy and sustainable cities; and enhancing communities through workforce development, pilots, and other programs. Founded as an economic development initiative by the City of Los Angeles and Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP), LACI is recognized as one of the most innovative business incubators in the world by UBI.

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Leveraging Your Skills Through Mastercard’s In Solidarity Initiative

Mastercard’s In Solidarity initiative drives racial equity and creates equal opportunities for all.

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Program prioritizes diversity in climate startups

The material that automakers use to make airbags is what Rewilder co-founder Jenny Silbert considers a treasure. Once the auto industry disposes of the leftovers, her company turns them into outdoor furniture and bags.

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Statement from Transportation Electrification Partnership on Governor Newsom’s Proposed 2022-2023 Budget

LOS ANGELES, CA – “On behalf of the Transportation Electrification Partnership (TEP), I applaud and thank Governor Newsom for including $6.1 billion for zero-emission vehicles …

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TEP Partner Spotlight: LADWP

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) is the nation’s largest municipal utility, with over 8,000 megawatt electric capacity and serving the 4 …

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LACI CEO Comments On COP26 UN Climate Talks and Passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Package

LACI CEO COMMENTS ON COP26 UN CLIMATE TALKS, BIPARTISAN INFRASTRUCTURE PACKAGE, AND  INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT AND JOBS ACT (IIJA) Los Angeles, November 12, 2021 – Upon return …

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TEP Partner Spotlight: BMW Group

One of the earliest industry leaders to join the Transportation Electrification Partnership in 2018, BMW has made bold strides in reaching a sustainable future through …

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