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From Cricket Protein to Biodegradable Ponchos

“Starting and running the business taught me so many lessons that couldn’t have been learned any other way. I’ve taken those lessons into my career ...

Cambium Carbon and Floe win 2019 Sobotka Seed Stage Grants

Above, Jun Chen (MBA '20) and Ben Christensen (MEM ’20) of Cambium Carbon Over the past nine years, the Yale Center for Business and the ...

2019 Climate Change Innovation Seed Grant Winners Announced!

Six student teams were recently awarded Climate Change Innovation Grants by the Yale Center for Business and the Environment (CBEY). Over $13,000 was awarded this ...

More than a Moonshot

Fifty years ago, Neil Armstrong proclaimed that he was taking “one giant leap for mankind” as he became the first human being to walk on ...

New Yale Online Certificate in Clean Energy Opens

Today, the Yale Center for Business and the Environment (CBEY) opened its new certificate in Financing and Deploying Clean Energy. With a cohort of 75 ...

Sabin Stories: Symbrosia

It was a big day for the Symbrosia team. It was early February 2019, and they had spent most of winter break setting up a ...

How Yale Students Can Engage with Technology and Sustainability

New technology can change the course of history. In 1769, Scottish inventor James Watt created an improved version of the steam engine, which enabled humankind ...

Sleeping Giant: The State of Solar in South Carolina

The popularity of solar energy skyrocketed in South Carolina (SC) with the introduction of net metering in 2014 when the state legislature unanimously passed its ...

Environmental Impact Bonds Pay for Performance

Photo credit: Blue Forest ConservationPay for Performance (PFP) Bonds, also known as Pay for Success Bonds or Social Benefit Bonds, have been gaining significant traction ...

Reining in the Plastics Problem

Eight million tons of plastic waste enters our oceans every year. The Plastic Problem details how we got to this point. Here we discuss efforts ...

A Cleaner Thermostat

A common story in the world of heating and cooling is that households tend to wait until their old system breaks before they install a ...

Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grant: The 2018 Winners

This year’s winners of the Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grants have something in common – a desire to reduce waste and improve the environmental footprint ...

Sobotka Stories: Real Impact Tracker/Stake

The Sobotka Seed Stage Success Stories will introduce you to former recipients of the grants who share their experience and perspective. The Yale Center for ...

Climate Change Seed Grant Winners Announced 2018

Five student teams were recently awarded grants as part of the Climate Change Innovation Seed Funding program, now in its second year. This grant program ...