At the moment Elon Musk is the richest man on the planet, according to Bloomberg rankings.
CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Musk promised a reward to the one who will create the best technology to capture carbon dioxide. He wrote this on his Twitter page.
“I will donate $100 million as a prize for the best carbon capture technology,” Musk wrote.
The businessman promised to reveal the details of his proposal next week.
Carbon capture and storage refers to a process that involves the separation of carbon dioxide (CO2) from industrial and energy sources and long-term isolation from the atmosphere. The purpose of this process is to combat global warming and pollution.