News > Tech

Elon Musk Is Now Promising to Fix Flint Homes with Water Contamination

One year ago   |   By Time

FLINT, Mich. - Residents in Flint whose homes still may need new water lines due to lead contamination may have a new benefactor in Elon Musk.
The tech billionaire caused a stir on Twitter Wednesday, tweeting that he was committing to “fund fixing the water in any house” with contamination above federal levels.
Please consider this a commitment that I will fund fixing the water in any house in Flint that has water contamination above FDA levels. No kidding.
- Elon Musk July 11, 2018
Musk later acknowledged in another tweet that most Flint homes have safe water and said he would organize an...
Read more ...

 

Elon Musk says he will help pay to fix the water in any house in Flint, Michigan that exceeds the FDA's accepted contamination levels

Elon Musk says he will help pay to fix the water in any house in Flint, Michigan that exceeds the FDA's accepted contamination levels

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk said on Wednesday he will help pay to fix the water in every house in Flint, Michigan, that has contamination levels above FDA guidelines.
"Please consider this a commitment that I will fund fixing the water in any house in Flint that has water contamination above FDA levels. No kidding," he said on Twitter .
On Tuesday, Musk said he had already helped Flint , but didn't elaborate on what he did.
Elon Musk said on Wednesday he will help pay to fix the water in every house in Flint, Michigan, that has contamination levels above FDA guidelines.
"Please consider this a commitment...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Tech      Michigan      Onetime  


Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

New Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner gets roughed up by Blue Jays

New Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner gets roughed up by Blue Jays

Cashner was acquired from the Orioles on Saturday to help bolster the Boston rotation, but quickly fell behind 4-1 and then failed to get an out in the sixth. Read more ...

Elon Musk's ‘Neuralink' could merge human brains with computers by 2020

Elon Musk's ‘Neuralink' could merge human brains with computers by 2020

Elon Musk's data transmission company “Neuralink” unveiled plans on Tuesday night to merge human brains with computers as early as next year. “A lot of people have written this... Read more ...

CNN embraces white nationalist Richard Spencer in shared Trump-hate

CNN embraces white nationalist Richard Spencer in shared Trump-hate

CNN tapped white nationalist Richard Spencer to join the Orange Man Bad choir in response to President Trump's ‘racist' tweets, proving the enemy of their enemy could be their... Read more ...

John Paul Stevens, who was the Supreme Court's leading liberal justice, dies...

John Paul Stevens, who was the Supreme Court's leading liberal justice, dies at 99

Read more ...

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...