LACI brings people together to create an inclusive green economy
Unlocking
Innovation
Empowering startups to accelerate the commercialization of clean technologies.
Market
Transformation
Convening partnerships in transportation, energy and sustainable cities.
Enhancing
Community
Through workforce development, pilots and programs.
Our Priority Areas
Zero Emissions
Transportation
 

100% Clean Energy
 
Smart,
Sustainable Cities
 
To have a positive effect on the greater L.A. Region:

GHG Emissions
 
Air Quality &
Social Equity
 

Jobs & Economy
 
Our ultimate goal is making progress on statewide GHG reduction, cleaner more equitable regional air quality and creating green jobs for all Angelenos.

The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) is a private non-profit organization creating an inclusive green economy by unlocking innovation (through working with startups to accelerate the commercialization of clean technologies), transforming markets (through partnerships 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 its Department of Water & Power (LADWP), LACI is recognized as one of the most innovative business incubators in the world by UBI. In the past six years, LACI has helped 73 portfolio companies raise $184M in funding, $220M in revenue, create 1,700 jobs, and deliver more than $379M in long term economic value. Learn more at laci.org.