Fortune recently released the Change the World list for 2020 with Chinese tech giant Alibaba
Two Chinese companies were among the 53 companies mentioned this year. Alibaba
Fortune evaluated Alibaba
Shanghai-based NIO revolutionized the electric vehicle industry with its battery as a service (BaaS) announced this summer, which proposed a way to lower cost as well as solve customers’ anxiety in a society currently lacking sufficient charging infrastructure.
The 2020 list is built upon one principle that the profit motive can inspire companies to take on social responsibility while also collaborate with other companies to race against global challenges including the pandemic, climate changes, income inequality, etc.
“The Vaccine Makers” as a group topped the list this year. Nearly 200 possible COVID-19 vaccines are currently in development, 39 in human clinical trials and 9 in phase III trials, according to Fortune.