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Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg join tech titans to launch the Breakthrough Energy Coalition

Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg join tech titans to launch the Breakthrough Energy Coalition

The coalition’s league of investors include some of the tech industry’s most well-known names, including Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Alibaba’s Jack Ma, Virgin’s Richard Branson, and Softbank’s Masayoshi Son. Created in response to the insufficiencies of government-funded research, the Breakthrough Energy Coalition will tap the private sector for innovative and transformative energy solutions. The program will work with the countries participating in the Mission Innovation initiative , a separate clean energy program that will be announced in Paris today by Gates and President Barack Obama.

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