Billions in Change: Who is Manoj Bhargava and just how is ‘free electricity’ coming?
by FP Staff
November 21, 2015
Whether you caught a glimpse of it while flicking through the morning papers, walking past the newsstand, or while looking over at a fellow commuter on the train with his/her head buried in the newspaper, it’s unlikely you missed this advertisement today.
Ride this bike for an hour, get electricity for a day
by Meredith Cunningham November 15, 2015
One of the greatest advances in technology is being able to harness the power of renewable resources. After all, solar panels are becoming more common, cars are going electric, and we could soon be generating all of our electricity ourselves.
Energy-Drink Billionaire Pledges to Give Away Fortune
CHRONICLE OF PHILANTHROPY
November 12, 2015
The creator of a 5-hour Energy drinks has publicly committed to donating 99 percent of his estimated $4 billion fortune to efforts to tackle global problems, Quartz writes. Manoj Bhargava made the pledge in Billions in Change, a self-produced film he released online last month.
5-Hour Energy Founder Is Using His $4 Billion Fortune To Save The World
by Julian Sonny November 12, 2015
If you have wealth, it’s a duty to help those who don’t. That’s the mantra 5-Hour Energy drink creator Manoj Bhargava lives by, and with a net worth of over $4 billion, he pledged literally 99 percent of his wealth to endeavors helping to save the world.