Virridy Receives Walton Family Foundation Grant to Advance Carbon Finance in Watershed Restoration across the Mississippi River Basin

Boulder, CO, December 2023 – Virridy, a global leader in innovative environmental and public health solutions, has received a $500,000 multi-year grant from the Walton Family Foundation to advance transformative watershed management programs by researching the potential for carbon finance innovations in the Mississippi River Basin. “This initiative represents a major step forward for integrating…

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M. A. Mortenson Companies, Inc. invests $2M in Virridy for Africa and United States Freshwater Carbon Projects

This week, M. A. Mortenson Companies, Inc. signed a carbon credit pre-purchase agreement with Virridy Carbon LLC to enable project capital investment in programs in Rwanda, Kenya, and the United States. The deal will ensure the emissions avoidance of at least 50,000 tonnes CO2 equivalent, generated by either Virridy’s water security projects in eastern Africa…

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Millennium Water Alliance, Virridy, and the University of Colorado Boulder Partner to Drive Improved Water Security Through Climate Finance 

Partnership Focused on Ensuring Reliable Water Sources for Communities Facing Climate Change with Carbon Credit Revenue BOULDER, CO — August 29, 2022 — Virridy, dedicated to improving the management of environmental resources through technology, today announced a partnership with the Millennium Water Alliance and the University of Colorado Boulder to ensure that people facing the…

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Virridy Raises Series A Funding to Accelerate Development and Adoption of IoT Sensors, Analytics for Environmental Markets

BOULDER, CO — June 8, 2022 — Virridy, dedicated to improving the management of environmental resources through technology, today announced it has closed $5.5 million in Series A funding to accelerate the development and adoption of its satellite-connected sensors for managing water, energy, and agricultural resources. The round was led by Accord Capital, with participation…

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A continuous, in-situ, near-time fluorescence sensor coupled with a machine learning model for detection of fecal contamination risk in drinking water

Published in Water Research, June 2022 We designed and validated a sensitive, continuous, in-situ, remotely reporting tryptophan-like fluorescence sensor and coupled it with a machine learning model to predict high-risk fecal contamination in water (10 colony forming units (CFU)/100mL E. coli). We characterized the sensor’s response to multiple fluorescence interferents with benchtop analysis. The sensor’s…

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