We disrupt climate change through entrepreneurship and innovation.


Silicon Climate creates the ecosystem required to invent the sustainable technologies and innovations of our future. We believe that by leveraging our entrepreneurial skillset, tailoring our advising services and connecting entrepreneurs to resources such as capital, knowledge and talent, we can create momentum around building an ecosystem that leads to an outsized impact on the problem of climate change.


We bring these resources and connections to bear primarily through our Silicon Climate Accelerator which targets early-stage startups for rapid growth.



Where We Go From Here

Read Silicon Climate's response to the 2016 U.S. Presidential election.



Silicon Climate Brings On Inaugural Executive Director

October 31, 2016 (SAN FRANCISCO, CA) — Today, the Board of Directors of Silicon Climate announces Andrea Skinner as their first Executive Director to scale and grow their targeted accelerator program. This new role will advance Silicon Climate’s mission to drive climate change solutions by harnessing Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurship and innovation and providing resources and tailored mentorship...

Meet the Cohort.



A profitable solution to CO2 emissions. Opus12 develops revolutionary technology that reduces greenhouse gases by transforming CO2 emissions into valuable assets for the economycost-competitive fuels and chemicals. 


Making sustainable transportation choices fun. Springr is a gamified, social transportation app that encourages users to take trips that are green, healthy and carbon neutral.  



Silicon Climate Accelerator Graduates:



Our value proposition:


Advisor networking. We connect entrepreneurs to world-class business and tech luminaries with the relevant domain expertise to help mobilize their ideas.


Team development. We'll help formulate teams around ideas, bringing together project leaders, designers, engineers, etc.


Fundraising. We help entrepreneurs evaluate various financing options, advise on execution best practices and make introductions to our investor network.


Go-to-market support. We provide hands-on consultation—inclusive of branding, PR and marketing—for reaching customers and creating competitive advantage.


General mentorship. We help navigate entrepreneurs through the startup process, helping them maintain focus and avoid pitfalls on the path to market.


Join our community.


Innovators and entrepreneurs interested in joining the Silicon Climate Accelerator, apply here.

Want to be a mentor and help companies/organizations get to the next level and beyond? Drop us a line here

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Donate and help build a sustainable future.

Your contribution helps Silicon Climate guide entrepreneurs in building transformative climate change solutions.

Corporate Sponsorships:

Silicon Climate is a lean organization that relies on sponsorships to support entrepreneurs developing transformative climate solutions. Our advisor platform connects changemakers with mentors, investors, experts, and technologists who provide them with critical guidance in product, strategy, and fundraising. We invite you to to be a part of this disruption through corporate and event sponsorship.

To learn about our corporate sponsorships or for large individual donations, email us at donate@siliconclimate.org.

Silicon Climate Inc. is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit and all contributions are tax-deductible in the United States. The organization's EIN/Tax ID is 47-3104757.