• Bill Gates-Led Breakthrough Energy Ventures Has Its Sights on 2 Energy Storage Startups

    7 days ago - By Fortune

    Breakthrough Energy Ventures , the fund launched by the likes of Bill Gates , Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson , Mark Zuckerberg, and George Soros in 2016, announced at the end of last year that one of its focus areas would be energy storage .
    And now the fund is moving on two startups for investment in just that: Form Energy and Quidnet Energy. The startups, revealed by Quartz , were confirmed by a BEV spokesperson who said the company is also actively looking for other companies in which to invest.
    This investment is noteworthy, as energy storage has been a costly, and largely ineffective...
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