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Climate tech is constantly evolving to help solve some of the most important challenges facing our planet.

With so much innovation it’s hard to pick out the companies you need to watch, it’s even harder to connect them to the wider climate tech picture.

Join Nick Van Osdol, host of The Keep Cool Show. Nick dives deep into the latest technologies shaping climate solution technology, but also zooms out to help investors and anyone working in the industry to join the dots and get a broader view of what’s really going on.

Every week Nick is joined by the founder of a climate tech company, to discuss how they’re working to solve climate change. He’ll join the dots in real time, bringing out the nuances, trends and patterns in the industry as they get into conversation.

If you’re a climate tech investor, already working in the industry and looking for the next big opportunity or just curious about the space, this is the show for you

Episodes every Thursday. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.

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Climate tech is constantly evolving to help solve some of the most important challenges facing our planet.

With so much innovation it’s hard to pick out the companies you need to watch, it’s even harder to connect them to the wider climate tech picture.

Join Nick Van Osdol, host of The Keep Cool Show. Nick dives deep into the latest technologies shaping climate solution technology, but also zooms out to help investors and anyone working in the industry to join the dots and get a broader view of what’s really going on.

Every week Nick is joined by the founder of a climate tech company, to discuss how they’re working to solve climate change. He’ll join the dots in real time, bringing out the nuances, trends and patterns in the industry as they get into conversation.

If you’re a climate tech investor, already working in the industry and looking for the next big opportunity or just curious about the space, this is the show for you

Episodes every Thursday. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.

    S3 Ep6: How Watershed is Helping Businesses Cut Carbon

    S3 Ep6: How Watershed is Helping Businesses Cut Carbon

    How do you help complex businesses reduce carbon emissions? You combine science with practical solutions. 
    Meet Steve Davies, Head of Climate Science at Watershed.

    Watershed is on a mission to bend the climate curve, by helping businesses to measure, reduce, and report their carbon emissions with real-time, audit-grade emissions data.

    Nick and Steve get into how companies are understanding their carbon emissions across complex supply chains , how Watershed is dismantling the barriers to corporate climate action, and how to drive more results based on research from academia.

    And if you’re looking for some tax expertise for your business, you must check out MainStreet.  Their team of experts take the headache out of finding R&D tax credits, passing them directly to companies and saving thousands of dollars. Sign up now at: www.mainstreet.com

    If you love listening to The Keep Cool Show, please leave me a 5-star review on Rate My Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/keepcool
    Thank you so much!
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    Stay up-to-date on all things Keep Cool: https://workweek.com/discover-newsletters/keep-cool/ or follow Nick Van Osdol on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickvanosdol

    • 49 min
    S3 Ep5: Inna Braverman’s Extraordinary Journey To Wave Powered Renewable Energy

    S3 Ep5: Inna Braverman’s Extraordinary Journey To Wave Powered Renewable Energy

    Inna Braverman believes in second chances. Hear her incredible story from Chernobyl victim to Eco Wave Power Co-founder.
    Eco Wave Power is the company harnessing the power of nearshore waves to create clean electricity. Having proven its viability as a stable form  of renewable energy, Inna is determined to commercialize wave power  globally.
    Nick and Inna get into why a second chance at life inspired her mission, some of the mistakes early wave energy companies made, and how using existing manmade structures cuts down on paperwork and environmental concerns.
    And if you’re looking for some tax expertise for your business, you must check out MainStreet.  Their team of experts take the headache out of finding R&D tax credits, passing them directly to companies and saving thousands of dollars. Sign up now at: www.mainstreet.com

    If you love listening to The Keep Cool Show, please leave me a 5-star review on Rate My Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/keepcool
    Thank you so much!
    Follow Inna:
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/inna-braverman

    Stay up-to-date on all things Keep Cool: https://workweek.com/discover-newsletters/keep-cool/ or follow Nick Van Osdol on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickvanosdol

    • 42 min
    S3 Ep4: The 5 Pillars Supporting The Push For Renewable Energy, With Kyle Cherrick

    S3 Ep4: The 5 Pillars Supporting The Push For Renewable Energy, With Kyle Cherrick

    Kyle Cherrick has been banging the drum for renewable energy for years and it looks like the tide is finally turning. Find out how.
    Nick and Kyle get into the future of batteries for the home, why he created an investment syndicate to back tomorrow’s climate tech founders, and renewable energy companies to watch.
    And if you’re looking for some tax expertise for your business, you must check out MainStreet.  Their team of experts take the headache out of finding R&D tax credits, passing them directly to companies and saving thousands of dollars. Sign up now at: www.mainstreet.com
    If you love listening to The Keep Cool Show, please leave me a 5-star review on Rate My Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/keepcool
    Thank you so much!
    Follow Kyle:
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/kylecherrick
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/KyleCherrick
    Stay up-to-date on all things Keep Cool: https://workweek.com/discover-newsletters/keep-cool/ or follow Nick Van Osdol on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickvanosdol

    • 40 min
    S3 Ep3: The Social, Political, And Financial Buy-in Needed To Scale Carbon Removal

    S3 Ep3: The Social, Political, And Financial Buy-in Needed To Scale Carbon Removal

    Peter Olivier is at the cutting edge of carbon removal, helping develop developing innovative processes to remove CO2 from the atmosphere at scale. Find out how.
    Beyond the technical processes, Nick and Peter talk about the social, political, and financial advances needed to scale carbon removal. Through Undo, Peter is working on cutting-edge partnerships with the agricultural industry to remove carbon and help them achieve their net zero goals.
    You’ll hear how enhanced rock weathering processes can remove carbon from the atmosphere  as well as insights on the climate tech space as a whole which, in many ways, is where software was 10 years ago.
    And if you’re looking for some tax expertise for your business, you must check out MainStreet.  Their team of experts take the headache out of finding R&D tax credits, passing them directly to companies and saving thousands of dollars. Sign up now at: www.mainstreet.com

    If you love listening to The Keep Cool Show, please leave me a 5-star review on Rate My Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/keepcool
    Thank you so much!
    Follow Peter:
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/peteredwardolivier
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/PeterOlivier

    Stay up-to-date on all things Keep Cool: https://workweek.com/discover-newsletters/keep-cool/ or follow Nick Van Osdol on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickvanosdol

    • 54 min
    S3 Ep2: How Oco & Element Packaging are Rewriting the Packaging Playbook

    S3 Ep2: How Oco & Element Packaging are Rewriting the Packaging Playbook

    Madison Savilow and Nick Gardner are ripping up the plastics playbook, creating advanced packaging using captured carbon. Find out how.
    As Chief of Staff at Carbon Upcycling Technologies, Madison is in the weeds improving some of the most common materials in the world. Nick is Co-founder of Element Packaging and together these companies are at the forefront of creating more sustainable alternatives to plastics.
    They join host Nick Van Osdol in conversation about how to improve materials like plastics , why plastic recycling rates are so bad, and why it’s important to take a pragmatic approach to incremental changes when tackling big climate problems that also gets consumers excited.
    And if you’re looking for some tax expertise for your business, you must check out MainStreet.  Their team of experts take the headache out of finding R&D tax credits, passing them directly to companies and saving thousands of dollars. Sign up now at: www.mainstreet.com
    If you love listening to The Keep Cool Show, please leave me a 5-star review on Rate My Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/keepcool
    Thank you so much!
    Follow Madison:
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/madisonsavilow

    Follow Nick:
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/nick-gardner-b980a86

    Stay up-to-date on all things Keep Cool: https://workweek.com/discover-newsletters/keep-cool/ or follow Nick Van Osdol on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickvanosdol

    • 39 min
    S3 Ep1: How Flood Mapping Tech Is Saving Lives

    S3 Ep1: How Flood Mapping Tech Is Saving Lives

    How do you help vulnerable countries prepare for the worst? You make your flood mapping data available to all.
    Dr Subit Chakrabarti is Director of Technology at Cloud to Street, a climate tech company with a leading flood mapping platform designed to protect the world’s most climate-vulnerable communities. Using global satellites and AI, they monitor floods in near real-time and remotely analyze local flood exposure at a click of a button.
    Nick and Subit dive straight into why Cloud to Street focuses on climate adaption, what makes up a disaster life cycle, and why policy needs to keep up with technology.
    And if you’re looking for some tax expertise for your business, you must check out MainStreet.  Their team of experts take the headache out of finding R&D tax credits, passing them directly to companies and saving thousands of dollars. Sign up now at: www.mainstreet.com
    If you love listening to The Keep Cool Show, please leave me a 5-star review on Rate My Podcast: https://ratethispodcast.com/keepcool
    Thank you so much!
    Follow Subit:
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/subit-chakrabarti-74045456
    Stay up-to-date on all things Keep Cool: https://workweek.com/discover-newsletters/keep-cool/ or follow Nick Van Osdol on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nickvanosdol

    • 41 min

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