Cleantech and Sustainability
How we help
- Access to capital
- Project finance
- Sector networking challenges
- Competitive advice
- Time to market
- Regulatory hurdles
Drive business growth with the innovation experts
Scale efficiently with banking solutions
Receive relevant advice for growth
Connect with peers and investors
We serve those creating positive environmental change
Project Finance: Bring initiatives to life
Back-Leverage Debt Financing
We support clients who have become leading disruptors in the cleantech industry
Over 575 prominent clients in the climate technology & sustainability sector choose to bank with SVB.
Building a renewable drinking water source
SOURCE Global, PBC has created the world’s first renewable drinking water system. Its sustainable technology, the SOURCE Hydropanel, uses the power of the sun to extract an endless supply of reliable drinking water straight from the air. SOURCE Global, PBC empowers people around the world to take control of their water supply. SVB provided SOURCE Global, PBC with venture debt to further develop its technology and expand operations.
Addressing food security
Iron Ox builds advanced autonomous robotics and data-enabled greenhouses that leverage natural sunlight, reducing water usage by 90% compared to traditional farming. The outcome: natural herbs, fruits and vegetables. Iron Ox is driven to make healthier food more accessible, using fewer resources, to address food security globally. SVB provided Iron Ox with venture debt to help scale the development and deployment of its autonomous robotics technology.
SVB uniquely understands our business and the energy industry in which we operate and has been an important partner in Sunrun’s success.
Move sustainability forward with powerful financing solutions
Growth & Working Capital
Meet the Climate Technology & Sustainability Team
SVB's Climate Technology & Sustainability practice brings more than 12 years of experience and partners with innovators whose passion and purpose lie in building businesses to develop sustainable resources and protect our planet.