Musk lodged a suit against Sam Altman and OpenAI for breaching their original covenant that puts humanity over profits. Musk sees himself as the savior of humanity and doesn't want to play second fiddle to anyone, especially a young upstart like Sam Altman, who also sees himself as the savior of the world but would rush the process by first fleecing the world for trillions of dollars to fund the research
If Technocrats get a free source of energy, don't think you will get one erg out of it other than what they decide to give you. Why? Because energy means economic activity and that is controlled by them. The first two requirements in the Technocracy Study Course (1934) were 1) Register on a continuous 24-hour-per-day basis the total net conversion of energy and 2) By means of the registration of energy converted and consumed, make possible a balanced load.
You have to wonder if lame-thinking Eurocrats stay awake at night trying to figure out ways to destroy the world. (You would be right.) When Technocrats cannot get their way (think EVs, Smart Grid, etc), they simply ban the alternatives and tell you that it is for your own good. Banning repairs on older cars effectively sends them to the junkyard and destroys the auto repair industry.