SVB Meltdown: Lessons in Crisis Communication from Climate Tech Leaders
Climate tech leaders came together to tell a more nuanced story (while fighting for their money)
When Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) faltered at the end of last week, it directly impacted many climate tech companies. According to a New York Times article, the bank worked with more than 1,550 technology firms across climate industries, including solar, hydrogen and battery storage.
It must have been a crazy roller coaster ride for most climate tech company leaders to figure out the implications and consequences of the collapse. Yet, many found the time and courage to shed light on what this crisis means to their business and the industry.
Here are some examples of how climate tech CEOs demonstrated leadership during an existential crisis: