Backing pioneers in energy
At our core, Activate believes in a future where energy and industry are clean, connected, intelligent and sustainable. We partner with entrepreneurs who share our vision and have the audacity and persistence to make it real.
The sustainability supercycle
Activate focuses on the global megatrends transforming energy, mobility and industry for a sustainable, resilient 21st century economy. We invest in high-growth companies led by purpose-driven teams that are scaling the technologies for a better future.
Companies transforming markets
Inspirational, aspirational, audacious and persistent. These qualities define our
founders – and are required to build transformational companies of scale.
PosiGen provides residential solar leasing, energy efficiency and energy education solutions to make clean energy affordable for and beneficial to low- to moderate-income families.Learn More
customers served to date
average annual savings per customer in 2020
Nozomi Networks accelerates digital transformation by protecting the world’s critical infrastructure, industrial facilities and government organizations from cyber threats.Learn More
devices protected from cyberattacks to date
top global electric utilities use Nozomi to protect their critical assets
By pioneering Big Data analytics to enable smarter transportation, Streetlight empowers cities to better deploy mobility solutions, enabling smarter, more impactful investments.Learn More
more informed urban planning decisions made per month through use of the platform
boost in Bay Area Transit ridership by optimizing routes to serve changing commute patterns during COVID