DC Inno: Investors stepped back from climate change companies during Covid. That could be changing.

Cute kid planting a tree for help to prevent global warming or climate change and save the earth. Picture for concept of Earth Day to encourage people about the environmental protection.

Venture capital investments skyrocketed through Covid-19 in companies developing vaccines, testing and treatments. And that put less urgent problems — including climate change — on the back-burner.

But funding for clean tech companies is bouncing back nationally, as well as in our own backyard.

Read the full article at DC Inno.


Congressional funding must keep closing the digital divide

June 9, 2023
The pandemic made clear just how critical internet connectivity is for all Americans. That access ties into an array of industries and sectors — fueling innovation, education, and economic growth....

FCW: HBCUs could be one key to improving equity in federal contracting and technology

May 16, 2022
From expanding contracting opportunities for small, disadvantaged businesses to building out a more diverse federal workforce, federal agencies are increasingly aiming to partner with minority-serving institutions to ensure their equity...

Be a community partner in the 4th industrial revolution.

Learn More

US Tech Future is a Verizon-led community-focused initiative working to engage the local community in a discussion about technology and how it can improve the lives of local residents for their benefit and the benefit of the community as a whole.

Our mission is to engage with citizens and community stakeholders in USA to provide information on how technology can work to have a dramatic impact on the way we work and live in our communities.