Building A More Sustainable And

Equitable Future Together

Technology at
the crux of sustainability

Climate change is having a disproportionate impact on the global south, where countries are more vulnerable to the effects of rising temperatures, sea level rise, and extreme weather events. In addition, many of these countries lack the resources and infrastructure to effectively address these challenges.

Climate tech startups play an important role in mitigating climate change as they focus on developing innovative and sustainable technologies. 

The Climate Accelerator (tCA) is an integrated set of accelerator programs dedicated to helping early-stage climate tech startups enter the market, grow and succeed.  

tCA provides startup founders at every stage of development with the resources and support to help them navigate through the complex and rapidly evolving climate tech ecosystem.

From proof of concept to product development, to market launch and scaling, we work closely with our portfolio startups to help them achieve their goals. Whether it’s through networking opportunities, mentorship, access to funding, or other key services, we are committed to providing the support and resources needed to succeed. Our team is made up of seasoned industry experts, startup trainers and dedicated professionals who understand the unique challenges and opportunities of working in the climate tech space.  

Mitigating the effects of climate
change through startups

Creating an integrated startup ecosystem platform in the Global South to discover innovative climate tech startups and super charge their growth.

Our vision is to create a sustainable future for the Global South where innovative climate tech including circular economy solutions are widely adopted and has a significant impact on achieving net zero targets and adapting to the impacts of climate change.

By 2030, we aim to support 10,000 startups

We strive to be the go-to destination for early-stage climate tech startups in the Global South, providing them with the resources, expertise, and support they need to navigate the challenges of bringing their products to market and scaling their businesses.

Ecosystem led by Climate Collective

Climate Collective Foundation (CCF) is an India based non-profit, focused on empowering entrepreneurs focused on climate change and circular economy throughout the Global South. Its goal is to build and strengthen local climate startup ecosystems by bridging the gap between the development and development sectors.  

Since 2016, CCF has grown to become the largest Climate tech platform in India and the Global South. 


Climate tech accelerators since 2017 


Climate tech startups accelerated


Women led climate tech startups


Countries Active - India, Sri Lanka, Maldives, UAE, Nepal, and through partners in Bangladesh, Mauritius 

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Ecosystem Partners | Private & Public sector

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Climate tech startup community across platforms 


Jui Joshi

The Climate Accelerator (tCA) is a platform to provide holistic support in the crucial early stages of the climate tech startup journey.
Due to socio cultural biases, women founders sometimes remain weak in some basic business concepts and entrepreneurial skills.
Climate Ready is to support climate tech women founders who
would benefit from bridging knowledge gaps, increase in confidence
in pitching their own business idea, strengthening skills like networking for business which play a crucial role in the success of the venture. This program would help put the founders in a better position to leverage further programs in tCA and scale quickly.


Pratap Raju

The Climate Accelerator is the go-to destination for early-stage climate tech startups in the Global South.

Climate Launch plays a crucial role in catalyzing the development of MVP stage climate tech startups by providing access to networking opportunities, high-quality mentors, funding, and much more to help them succeed in the extremely difficult phase of the startup journey to commercialization.

Supporting such programs is not only an acceleration of global efforts to combat climate change but also an investment in
the success of individual founders.


Nalin Agrawal

Runway is a founder-centric program for growing climate tech startups. If you’re a founder who is looking to improve your ability to grow your sales and/or raise funds to spur your growth, and ultimately pitch to both industry and investors, this is the program for you!