Cooks Venture’s model is based on an 800-acre farm in New York, where it raises heirloom chickens and works with a team of scientists that measure and track the farm’s soil health.
The Swedish company makes “solar” cells that can convert any type of light, including ambient light, into energy to charges consumer electronics.
The Australian investment bank is in the market with an A$1 billion ($675 million) equity fundraising target for green infrastructure and renewable energy projects.
- An update to the Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index shows that two-thirds of 60 publicly-listed meat and dairy producers are at “high risk” on most factors tracked by the index, including greenhouse gases, deforestation and water use.
- “Seed stage continues to be where we see the biggest capital gap, even in impact investing,” Accion Venture Lab’s Tahira Dosani told ImpactAlpha.
- Details are emerging about how KKR crossed the $1 billion mark for its Global Impact Fund, which will invest in commercial solutions that contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
- Companies seeking to measure performance over years and decades rather than quarterly may soon have a stock exchange on which to list and raise patient capital.