Gates, Zuckerberg Put Their Cash Toward Clean Energy
The COP21 climate conference in Paris is underway, and some big names are promoting a global initiative that's pushing for a zero-emissions future.By Ryan Biek | November 30, 2015
Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and other big-name entrepreneurs are teaming up to provide the world clean and renewable energy.
"The government's been there to fund the basic research. That was true for the digital revolution. ... We need the basic research, but we have to pair that with people who are willing to fund high-risk breakthrough energy companies," Gates said. (Video via the Breakthrough Energy Coaltion)