Dimensional Energy is at a crossroads with the NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE: can they afford to stay in? Their situation raises larger questions about the value of grand challenges. It turns out, not everyone is on board with prize competitions as a strategy to move technology forward.

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Screenshot of Kevin Starr's article on the Stanford Social Innovation Review

Screenshot of Kevin Starr’s article on the Stanford Social Innovation Review
Credit: Stanford Social Innovation Review

 

TITLE PHOTO: Jason and Dimensional Energy meet to have an existential discussion about their future with the NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE

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