Gates and co demand Manhattan project for energy

clock • 3 min read

America's top business leaders launch American Energy Innovation Council with calls for increased investment in energy R&D

A group of industry leaders, including Microsoft chairman Bill Gates and General Electric boss Jeff Immelt, stepped up calls for a Manhattan project for low carbon energy last week urging the US government...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Technology

Consumer goods giants team up to tackle fossil fuel feedstocks

Consumer goods giants team up to tackle fossil fuel feedstocks

Unilever, BASF, and Tata Steel among the firms to sign up to Flue2Chem initiative, which aims to use captured industrial gases to make consumer products

clock 03 February 2023 • 2 min read
Government revs up plans for 'world's first' full-sized, self-driving bus service

Government revs up plans for 'world's first' full-sized, self-driving bus service

Planned automated bus service in Edinburgh one of the beneficiaries of £81m of government and industry investment in new self-driving technologies

BusinessGreen staff
clock 01 February 2023 • 2 min read
Industry warns of closing window to revitalise UK steel industry through green investment

Industry warns of closing window to revitalise UK steel industry through green investment

New report from Energy Transitions Commission argues action needed over the next two years to put UK steelmaking industry on net zero pathway

James Murray
clock 01 February 2023 • 3 min read