Elemental is a nonprofit climate solutions accelerator. Since 2009, Elemental has been an industry leader in advancing climate technology solutions that help reverse systemic racism and disinvestment and pave the way toward a more equitable and regenerative future. We use place-based and inclusive approaches to bring climate-tech innovation into communities. We support startup founders in successfully scaling those solutions, provide internship opportunities for youth in climate, and advance policy solutions that uplift the entire field.
As an accelerator program, Elemental works with climate entrepreneurs to make rapid change and challenge the status quo. The team at Elemental sees the world as it could be, and is on a mission to find, support and grow the companies to realize that potential. Their work is deeply rooted in the understanding that climate change and social equity are intrinsically linked. Solutions need not only deliver positive climate impact, but positive impact to all the communities in which those solutions are deployed. - Pete
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Atmos measures the carbon impact of your deposits, powered by a portfolio of clean energy assets. Rain or shine, while you sleep or on vacation, 100% of your money will fund innovative technologies and infrastructure that combat the global climate crisis.
Atmos makes it easier to give. Other services take a cut on your charitable giving, but our climate needs all the help we can give it. Round-up your purchases with your Atmos debit card or share a percentage of your savings rate with one or more of the most impactful organizations for the planet. All gifts are transferred fee-free and tracked in one place to make tax season a bit easier.See Nonprofits 〉
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As we watched the climate crisis continue to unfold over the last couple decades we’ve felt more and more like the people running the world were going through life with their eyes closed—pretending nothing was happening. We knew the solutions existed but we couldn’t understand why they weren’t being adopted. That’s why we decided to start Atmos, a new model for climate-positive banking. Atmos is our way of using the most powerful tool in capitalism to solve the biggest challenge in human history: climate change. Join us, help turbocharge the transition to the clean economy, and a healthy, resilient planet.
—Ravi and Pete, Co-Founders
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