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June 22, 2010

Bill Gates wants more energy R&D

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by UPI

Microsoft founder Bill Gates says the U.S. government should triple spending on basic research and development of alternative sources of energy. Gates and the American Energy Innovation Council want spending increased to $16 billion a year and urge the creation of an independent body to oversee national energy strategy, ABC News reported Sunday. The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico underlined the need for progress in the area of alternative sources, Gates told ABC.

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