American billionaire Elon Musk has promised to pay $ 100 million to the creators of the best technology for capturing carbon dioxide. RIA News.
“I will donate $ 100 million as a prize for the best technology to capture carbon dioxide,” – said the entrepreneur.
According to him, the details of this proposal will be announced next week.
Note that in the course of capturing carbon dioxide, it is separated from industrial and energy sources and isolated from the atmosphere for a long time.
Earlier it was reported that Musk was ahead of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to become the richest man on the planet.
This was due to the growth of shares of the Tesla company owned by him at the auction on January 7 by 5.38% – up to $ 796.38 per security.