Off Grid Electric Secures $55 Million in Series D Financing

The invest­ment is likely the largest pure ven­ture equity round for a solar home sys­tem provider in emerg­ing mar­kets. Off Grid Elec­tric closed its Series D fund­ing Fri­day with $55 […]

Off Grid Electric Expands Footprint in Africa with EDF Partnership

Off Grid Elec­tric , a rooftop solar provider with head­quar­ters in Tan­za­nia, is expand­ing. Off Grid Elec­tric and EDFwill grow their part­ner­ship in West Africa by offer­ing off-​​​​grid solar solu­tions to households […]

A Triumphant Year for SpaceX

The company’s record-​​​​breaking 2017 and what it means for the sci­ence and busi­ness of rock­etry The year 2017 has turned out to be a good one for rocket sci­ence in […]

Invest In Your Vegetables

Whether or not you can imag­ine peo­ple across the planet chow­ing down on veg­gie burg­ers and “clean” chicken nuggets, this does raise an impor­tant point: The future of food is […]

5 Takeaways From The Times’s ClimateTECH Conference

SAN FRANCISCO — Tech­nol­ogy and busi­ness lead­ers gath­ered here on Thurs­day to dis­cuss solu­tions to ris­ing global tem­per­a­tures at Cli­mateTECH, a con­fer­ence hosted by The New York Times. The con­ver­sa­tion ranged from […]