Bill and Melinda Gates to divorce after 27 years

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 08:46:18 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Billionaire philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates have announced they are divorcing after 27 years of marriage, raising questions over how they will split their fortune and the direction of one of the world’s most powerful charity organizations. The couple, with a joint fortune estimated at $130 billion, have channeled billions into charitable work […]

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Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 00:24:43 +0000

SEATTLE: Bill and Melinda Gates said Monday that they are divorcing but would keep working together at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, one of the largest charitable foundations in the world. In identical tweets, the Microsoft co-founder and his wife said they had made the decision to end their marriage of 27 years. “We […]

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Flight Backed By A-List Green Hydrogen Backer

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 10:00:23 +0000

Green hydrogen stakeholders, such as the Bill Gates outfit Breakthrough Energy Ventures, are eager to see the new ZeroAvia hydrogen fuel cell airplane get off the ground.

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Slash Solar Prices 60%? Not With The U.S. Plan

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 03:37:18 +0000

Pro-tip: if the expenditure units starts with m instead of b, it’s not serious. Billions move the needle. Millions just keep the lights on in a few pet projects.

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What Can We Do About Aviation-Related Warming? An Exploration Via Methanol

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2020 22:52:17 +0000

Long-haul aviation is a hard global warming nut to crack, and assessing methanol as a potential nutcracker shows why

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QuantumScape Releases Performance Data On Its Solid-State Battery Technology

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 17:12:28 +0000

QuantumScape said on December 8 that its lithium metal batteries are exceeding all expectations. Here’s more.

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What Does Bill Gates’ Favorite Energy Guru, Vaclav Smil, Get Wrong?

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sat, 14 Nov 2020 02:42:15 +0000

People like Bill Gates throw away their money on the wrong investments: small nuclear, air carbon capture, and solar geoengineering. Gates and others should listen to Mark Z. Jacobson more, and Vaclav Smil less

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Green Hydrogen Nail, Meet Shale Gas Coffin (& Nuclear Could Be Next)

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 03:12:14 +0000

Presidents come and go, but the green hydrogen trend is here to stay, and that spells bad news for US shale gas exporters

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