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India is where climate tech meets global venture capital

The country's post-Covid resurgence has been backed by better roads and infrastructure, and a manufacturing turnaround

Photo: Bloomberg

Photo: Bloomberg

Anjani Trivedi | Bloomberg
One of the world’s biggest greenhouse gas emitters is trying to clean up. Global venture capitalists looking to put their money to work should keep an eye on it.

Drive through the streets of New Delhi and its surrounds and the Indian capital is abuzz with activity. Rusty metal signs that tout “Electric Charging” stand out, along with stations that power electric two-and-three wheelers. Startups building technology to drive greening and sustainability are hustling for funding. 

Corporate activity is chugging along, while capital expenditure has risen sharply in recent months and rail freight volumes have reached record highs. India’s biggest

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First Published: Sep 30 2022 | 8:27 AM IST

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