Amazon injects $2bn into decarbonisation companies and startups

The tech giant says companies from around the world of all sizes will be considered for funding

Amazon has pledged a massive $2 billion (£1.6bn) investment into companies building products, services and technologies to decarbonise the economy and protect the planet.

The tech giant says through its Climate Pledge Fund it will invest in businesses from various industries, including transportation and logistics, energy generation, storage, manufacturing, circular economy, food and agriculture.

Jeff Bezos, Amazon Founder and CEO, said: "The Climate Pledge Fund will look to invest in the visionary entrepreneurs and innovators who are building products and services to help companies reduce their carbon impact and operate more sustainably.

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