In a recent interview relating to his new book How to Avoid a Climate Disaster, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates stated that the world needs more entrepreneurs like Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon musk to tackle global warming.
CNBC reports that during a recent appearance on CNBC’s Squawk Box, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates discussed his new book How to Avoid a Climate Disaster, and how the world needs more entrepreneurs like Elon Musk to prevent global warming.
Gates told CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin in an interview on Thursday: “I think what Elon’s done with Tesla is fantastic. It’s, you know, probably the biggest single contribution to showing us that electric cars are part of how we solve climate change.” Gates added: “We need a lot of Elon Musks, including… ones who work on these super hard categories,” he said, referring to industries such as steel and cement production.
Gates also praised Musk’s carbon