Elon Musk has just announced a $100 million prize for the best carbon capture technology in a bid to join the ranks of governments, leaders, and organizations with dedicated causes to slow the hastening creep of climate change, according to a recent tweet from the Tesla CEO.
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Details next week
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 21, 2021
Elon Musk donating $100 million prize for best carbon capture tech
“Am donating $100M towards a prize for best carbon capture technology,” read a Thursday tweet from the SpaceX CEO. “Details next week,” teased the billionaire, in a reply to himself.
For those of us who’ve spent the last 50 years on another planet, the advance of climate change is rapidly altering our global environment — placing species, ecosystems, economies, and global political schisms on a razor’s edge.
Consequences of climate change include increased heat waves and droughts, insect outbreaks (yes, locusts), and more wildfires than infrastructures can quell.
This is developing news about Elon Musk’s announcement of a $100 million prize to fight climate change, so be sure to check-in with us for more developments.