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This climate tech boom is recession-proof

By Akshat Rathi

27 Sep 2022 · 3 min read

Editor's Note

This article explains why investors are rushing towards cutting edge solutions that tackle global warming. Discover why your next investment should maybe be a green one.

Is a global economic recession imminent? That question has been giving many people watching markets sleepless nights. One group, however, seems less worried: climate tech investors.

Typically recessions see investors fleeing to safer assets like government bonds and mature companies. And they start investing less in or even divesting from riskier assets, such as venture capital, which bets on early-stage companies fully expecting many to fail and hoping that some succeed wildly.

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