Give today climate change is a fast and burning issue. So it’s up to us to think of ways to slow the effects it’s having on our precious planet. This article explores some amazing tech innovators. Tech that is creating and safeguarding our planet from global warming. All for our loved ones in the future.
To cut global emissions in half over the next 40 years, as scientists recommend, clean tech must be rolled out on a vast scale. In the past, they have taken 19 to 30 years to achieve wide use of tech. That’s from researchers at the UK think tank Chatham House. As well as the patent-search firm CambridgeIP.
To be sure, powerful new market forces are at work: Governments beyond Europe are set to impose limits on greenhouse gases, and companies in a range of sectors are searching hard for ways to curb emissions. But technology deployment always takes time.
That is particularly true of energy-related inventions. All consequently which tend to get into big trouble on their way out of the incubator and into the marketplace. Entrepreneurs scrounge for capital. I have. I remember bad bad times in 2004. So at the same time, investors struggle to manage the risks of emerging technologies. Then patents get bought and sold yet consequently not necessarily used. Therefore it is incumbent upon energy giants hesitate to give up their existing equipment now!
As Salon.com stated:
“This Machine Just Started Sucking CO2 Out Of The Air To Save Us From Climate Change” (Fast Company, May 2017)
“Start-Ups Hoping to Fight Climate Change Struggle as Other Tech Firms Cash In” (New York Times, May 2019)
“Sucking carbon from air, Swiss firm wins new funds for climate fix” (Reuters, August 2018)
“These companies are leading the fight against climate change” (CNN Business, October 2018)