Plug and Play accelerates innovation and partnerships in China for energy and sustainability projects launch

Prior to this debut in China, Plug and Play has accelerated over 50 energy projects from their Bay Area headquarters


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Mobike awarded Champions of the Earth by UN Environment

Mobike has been recognized by the UN for its contribution to the advancement of low carbon public transport. Mobike won the accolade in the Entrepreneurial Vision category of the United Nations Environment’s Champions of the Earth awards. Hu Weiwei, Mobike’s founder, was presented with the award alongside six other winners–including two other Chinese winners–at a […]

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China Startup Pulse Podcast: 3D Printing A Better World With The Founder of XinFab

Entrepreneurs worldwide have a set of common values. Do work you love. Embrace change and risk. Build things that matter. Make a positive impact. This week’s guest, Lucio Pentagna Guimaraes Neto, tells us how he pivoted from his Brazilian legal degree and MBA and corporate CEO background, to sailing the world, ending up in China, self-learning 3D modelling, and going on to found Shanghai’s first fablab, XinFab.

Crazy about machines, Lucio discusses how he merges his passion for 3D printing with his farming heritage. Now building a “hack-vacation” in South Portugal, Lucio discusses his latest project: a getaway for do-ers. Get your own work done, do sustainable farming, and surf on the side – who needs mainstream Bali?

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China Startup Pulse is a weekly podcast designed to give startup enthusiasts around the world a behind the scenes and on-the-ground understanding of what’s happening in China’s startup ecosystem. Founded and hosted by Ryan Shuken and Todd Embley, and produced by Qi Liu, China Startup Pulse is sponsored by Chinaccelerator, People Squared, and TechNode.

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