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Zero emissions travel is becoming a hot sector for investors to push into. (Image: Ampaire)

ZeroAvia, raised a $37.7M Series A, backed by some big investors, including Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Amazon Climate Pledge Fund, Shell Ventures, and Ecosystem Integrity Fund. ZeroAvia is building a hydrogen-powered, zero-emission powertrain for commercial air travel.

Why does this matter?

What’s next?

Electrification of aviation will gradually gain market share, primarily in the form of hybrids. As this shift occurs, other pieces of the ecosystem will play a big part — from power density of batteries to hydrogen production and infrastructure. For long term success, collaboration is needed, especially between innovators, airports, and utilities.

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Impact Investment Analyst at One World | Startup Weekend Facilitator | Climate Tech Enthusiast

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