Global Climate Tech Unicorns

The complete list of global Climate Tech Unicorns

Global Climate Tech Unicorns

Check out our 2021 Full Year ClimateTech VC Funding Report with the year end Unicorn Evolution Chart.

A unicorn startup or unicorn company is a private company with a valuation over $1 Billion USD. Unicorns are ‘startups’, i.e they do not include post-exit, acquired or listed companies, nor do they include ‘mature’ incumbents.

As of 29 July 2022, there are now 47 Climate Tech Unicorns around the world who have collectively raised over $46B+ of total funding in the last decade and are now collectively valued at $131B+.

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‍Recent Climate Tech Unicorn Developments

Turntide Technologies joined the list in June 2022, raising a $80M Venture Round.

Arcadia joined the list in May 2022, raising a $200M Series E.

UPSIDE Foods joined the list in April 2022, raising a $400 million Series C.

Watershed joined the list in February 2022, raising a $70M Series B.

Commonwealth Fusion Systems joined the list in December 2021, raising a $1.8B Series B.

Voi joined the list in December 2021, raising a $115M Series D.

Rivian (NASDAQ: RIVN) left the list in November 2021 via IPO, raising $12B with a ~$90B Market Cap.

Bird Rides (NYS: BRDS) left the list in November 2021 via SPAC at an implied $2.3B Market Cap.

Fluence (NASDAQ:FLNC) left the list in November 2021 via IPO with a ~$4.7B Market Cap.

Hozon joined the list in October 2021, raising a $620M Series D.

Enpal joined the list in October 2021, raising a $175M Series C.

TIER Mobility joined the list in October 2021, raising a $200M Series D.

Sunfire joined the list in October 2021, raising a $126M Series D.

Perfect Day joined the list in September 2021, raising a $350M Series D.

Solugen joined the list in September 2021, raising a $350M Series C.

Lilium (NASDAQ:LILM) left the list in September 2021 via SPAC.

Prometheus Fuels joined the list in September 2021, raising a $100M Series B.

Bolt Threads joined the list in September 2021, raising a $253M Series E.

OLA Electric joined the list in September 2021, raising a $131M Series C.

Apeel joined the list in August 2021, raising a $250M Series E.

Form Energy joined the list in August 2021, raising a $240M Series D.

Rivian joined the list in July 2021, raising $2.5B in Private Equity.

Redwood Materials joined the list in July 2021, raising a $700M Series C.

Pivot Bio joined the list in July 2021, raising a $430M Series D.

Nature’s Fynd joined the list in July 2021, raising a $350M Series C.

NotCo joined the list in July 2021, raising a $235M Series D.

Motif joined the list in June 2021, raising a $226M Series B.

Bowery Farming joined the list in May 2021, raising a $300M Series C.

Aurora Solar joined the list in May 2021, raising a $250M Series C.

Inari joined the list in May 2021, raising a $208M Series D.

Beta Technologies joined the list in May 2021, raising a $368M Series A.

Uplight joined the list in March 2021, raising an undisclosed round.

Volocopter joined the list in March 2021, raising a $243M Series D.

SVOLT joined the list in February 2021, raising a $1.6B Series B.

Sila Nanotechnologies joined the list in January 2021, raising a $590M Series F.

Brighte joined the list in January 2021, raising a $100M Series C.

TELD New Energy joined the list in January 2021, raising a $46M Venture Round.

The Complete List of Climate Tech Unicorns

Company

Country

Cluster

Unicorn Year

Last Round

Type

Valuation

Sweden

Energy

2019

Jun 2021

$2.8B VC Round

$11.8B

China

Agriculture

2016

Oct 2018

$800M Series F

$7B

United Kingdom

Energy

2020

Jul 2022

$550M Private Equity

$5B+

India

Transport

2021

Jan 2022

$200M Series D

$5B

United States

Agriculture

2020

Aug 2020

$250M Series F

$4B

United States

Energy

2021

Dec 2021

$1.8B Series B

$4B

China

Transport

2021

Feb 2022

$310M Series D

$4B

United States

Energy

2021

Feb 2022

$200M Series D

$3.8B

Canada

Energy

2020

Sep 2020

$260M Secondary Market

$3.8B

United States

Energy

2021

Jul 2021

$700M Series C

3.7B

United States

Agriculture

2017

Aug 2020

$360M Series F

$3.5B

United States

Energy

2021

Jan 2021

$590M Series F

$3.3B

China

Energy

2021

Dec 2021

$943B Series B

$2.7B

China

Transport

2015

Jan 2021

$520M Series B

$2.3B

United States

Agriculture

2021

Jan 2022

$150M Debt Round

$2.3B

United States

Sustainable Packaging

2018

Nov 2018

$375M Private Equity

$2.3B

United States

Transport

2021

Apr 2022

$375M Series B

$2B

United States

Agriculture

2020

Aug 2021

$250M Series E

$2B

United States

Agriculture

2021

Jul 2021

$430M Series D

$2B

China

Energy

2021

Jan 2021

$46M VC Round

$2B

Germany

Transport

2021

Oct 2021

$200M Series D

$2B

Germany

Energy

2021

Mar 2022

$215M Series D

$1.8B

United States

Environment

2021

Sep 2021

$350M Series C

$1.8B

Germany

Transport

2021

Mar 2021

$170 Series E

$1.7B

China

Agriculture

2019

Dec 2019

$142M Series D

$1.6B

United States

Food

2021

Sep 2021

$350M Series D

$1.5B

United States

Agriculture

2021

Jul 2021

$235M Series D

$1.5B

United States

Energy

2021

Mar 2021

Private Equity

$1.5B

United States

Energy

2021

Sep 2021

$100M Series B

$1.5B

United States

Utilities

2022

May 2022

$200M Series E

$1.45B

United Kingdom

Energy

2019

Feb 2019

$300M Corp Round

$1.4B

United States

Environment

2019

Dec 2020

$125M Series E

$1.3B

United States

Textiles

2021

Sep 2021

$253M Series E

$1.2B

United States

Energy

2021

Aug 2021

$240M Series D

$1.2B

United States

Agriculture

2021

May 2021

$208M Series D

$1.2B

United States

Food

2021

Jun 2021

$226M Series B

$1.2B

Germany

Energy

2021

Oct 2021

$175M Series C

$1.1B

China

Agriculture

2018

Sep 2018

$56M Series B

$1.1B

United States

Resources

2017

Nov 2018

$11.6M Series E

$1.1B

United States

Energy

2022

Jun 2022

$80M VC Round

$1B

United States

Food

2022

Apr 2022

$400M Series C

$1B

United States

Carbon

2021

Feb 2022

$70M Series B

$1B

Sweden

Transport

2021

Dec 2021

$115M Series D

$1B

United States

Food

2021

Jul 2021

$350M Series C

$1B

Australia

Financial

2021

Jan 2021

$100M Series C

$1B

United States

Agriculture

2020

Oct 2020

$400M Series E

$1B

France

Agriculture

2019

Oct 2020

$65M Series C

$1B

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