Global Climate Tech Unicorns

The Complete List of Global Climate Tech Unicorns

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Global Climate Tech Unicorns

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 20 July 2021, there are now 22 Climate Tech Unicorns around the world who have collectively raised over $7B+ of total funding in the last decade and are now collectively valued at $51B+.

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

CompanyCountryIndustryLast RoundLast Round TypeUSD Valuation
NorthvoltSwedenEnergyJun-21$2.8B Venture Round$9B
MeicaiChinaAgricultureOct-18$800M Series F$7B
CSI SolarCanadaEnergySep-20$260M Secondary Market$3.8B
IndigoUnited StatesAgricultureAug-20$360M Series F$3.5B
LiliumGermanyTransportJun-20$35M Venture Round$3.3B
Pivot BioUnited StatesAgricultureJuly-21$430M Series D$2B
Aurora SolarUnited StatesEnergyMay-21$250M Series C$2B
Bowery FarmingUnited StatesAgricultureMay-21$300M Series C$2.3B
Octopus EnergyUnited KingdomEnergyDec-20$247M Corporate Round$2.1B
Farmers Business NetworkUnited StatesAgricultureAug-20$250M Series F$1.8B
QdamaChinaAgricultureDec-19$142M Series D$1.6B
UplightUnited StatesEnergyMar-21Private Equity$1.5B
Beta TechnologiesUnited StatesTransportMay-21$368M Series A$1.4B
OVO EnergyUnited KingdomEnergyFeb-19$300M Corporate Round$1.4B
Grove CollaborativeUnited StatesEnvironmentDec-20$125M Series E$1.3B
InariUnited StatesAgricultureMay-21$208M Series D$1.2B
NxinChinaAgricultureSep-18$56M Series B$1.1B
PlentyUnited StatesAgricultureOct-20$140M Series D$1B
FluenceUnited StatesEnergyDec-20$125M Private Equity$1B
YnsectFranceAgricultureOct-20$65M Series C$1B
Apeel SciencesUnited StatesAgricultureOct-20$30M Venture Round$1B
RubiconUnited StatesResourcesNov-18$11.6M Series E$1B

 

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