Bill Gates On The Future Of American Energy For the past 30 years, public spending on research and development for clean energy has declined. It's a situation that some of America's most important business leaders, like Bill Gates, say must change. So they've banded together and formed the American Energy Innovation Council, which released its own energy policy recommendations this past week. Host Guy Raz speaks with Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Xerox CEO Ursula Burns about the details of the report and their prescription for the future of American energy.

Bill Gates On The Future Of American Energy

For the past 30 years, public spending on research and development for clean energy has declined. It's a situation that some of America's most important business leaders, like Bill Gates, say must change. So they've banded together and formed the American Energy Innovation Council, which released its own energy policy recommendations this past week. Host Guy Raz speaks with Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Xerox CEO Ursula Burns about the details of the report and their prescription for the future of American energy.