Amanpour and Company

The Inaugural Earthshot Awards

Clip: 10/18/2021 | 2m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

The inaugural Earthshot Awards were held in London this weekend to honor innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing environmental problems. Founded by Prince William and naturalist David Attenborough, Earthshot awarded a prize of more than $1.3 million to each of its five winners. Among them was Vaitea Cowan, honored for her group’s innovation of a compact electrolyzer.

Aired: 10/18/21

Rating: NR

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