How this startup accelerator is scaling ‘Earthshot’ ideas with $8 million

Electric scooter startup Scoot is rolling out a pilot program in San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood thanks to $750,000 from Palo Alto-based Elemental Excelerator (EEx). The company hopes to develop mobility services targeting lower income communities.

“What I love about the accelerator is it’s looking for solutions that can scale,” said Scoot president Justin Dawe.

On Tuesday, the global infrastructure innovation accelerator unveiled the 20 startups participating in its…