|Leonardo DiCaprio with former US Vice President Al Gore. Photo credit: Jeff Pulver via Flickr.|
Green World Rising – a new short climate miniseries narrated by Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio and a project of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation have released the first episode titled Carbon on YouTube.
Carbon looks at putting a price on carbon through a carbon tax and could be seen as an effort to push the issue and put pressure on US politicians. The series will in total feature four short films at the state of climate and solutions to the climate crisis.
DiCaprio who own three electric cars and have installed solar panels in his house has a long history of environmental activism and has provided funding for several environmental causes.