Cooling for all, without warming theplanet
An innovation competition to develop a climate-friendly residential cooling solution that can provide access to cooling to people around the world without warming the planetLearn More
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Turning an urgent threat into an unprecedented opportunity
Unprecedented room air conditioning demand could lead to over 0.5˚C rise in global temperature by 2100. With game-changing innovation we’ll meet this threat head-on.
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Learn how we’re bridging the wide gap between commercially-available technologies and realizable potential—democratizing innovation, and disrupting markets.