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by Stephen Lacey
December 15, 2015

Microsoft founder Bill Gates believes we need an “energy miracle” in order to solve climate change and energy poverty.

His plan: radically ramp up investments in R&D in order to support the clean, high-density energy technologies that will run a high-energy planet. 

To kick off the climate talks in Paris, Gates teamed up with 27 other billionaires who committed their own money to emerging clean energy technologies. He’s also working with 20 governments to increase public R&D spending in the sector.

But many disagree with Gates’...