Lisa Stiffler of GeekWire reports on climate tech funding news.
- Everyday startups are finding innovative solutions to climate and energy challenges.
- Two such startups are BattGenie and Mangrove Lithium.
- BattGenie is a startup that spun off from the University of Washington and uses technology to optimize faster charging times for lithium ion batteries.
- Mangrove Lithium, which backed by Breakthrough Energy Ventures, is finding more eco-friendly ways to extract lithium from the ground.
“BattGenie is a University of Washington spinoff that has developed software to goose the performance of lithium batteries that power electrical vehicles, consumer devices and other electronics. The software helps optimize fast recharging while extending the life of batteries.”
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