"MIDDLETOWN FOR CLEAN ENERGY"
a nonpartisan group of Middletown and other NJ residents
who support a transition to 100% Clean Energy.
CLICK TO JOIN Facebook Group "Middletown for Clean Energy"
CLICK HERE to jump to the "50x30" team site
CLICK HERE to jump to the "Building Electrification" team site
CLICK HERE to jump to the BE SUBTEAM woorking group site
CLICK HERE to schedule a $99 Energy Efficiency Audit for YOUR House!
THIS PAGE SHOWS 2021 AND PRIOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS (CLICK HERE FOR 2022)
VIEW Dec. 16, 2021 7PM webinar on ELECTRIFYING YOUR HOUSE
Heatpumps will help NJ (& the U.S.) meet 50% GHG reduction goal by 2030.
CLICK HERE for Dec 16, 2021 links and background sources.
CLICK HERE for the latest events/activities/talks/reports (after Sept, 2021)
Middletown Day, Sept 18, 2021 Booth
TALKS DURING EARTHWEEK, 2021 Week-long Calendar
Middletown for Clean Energy organized, hosted, and participated in daily talks during NJ EARTH WEEK 2021, using the theme "Green Your Life"
See Description and link for each talk.
MANDATE TO HALVE MIDDLETOWN GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS by 2030
THE PATH TO THIS GOAL:
PAT and/or STEVE TALKS
PRESENT YOUR OWN CLIMATE CHANGE TALK; anyone welcome to download and use
LETTERS TO MIDDLETOWN LEADERS AND OTHERS
(also see "50 x 30 Team" reports & docs)
One of ~90 members of EmPower NJ coalition. See 2020 accomplishments
2019 ACCOMPLISHMENTS by Middletown for Clean Energy
(also see archived events for details)
2018 ACCOMPLISHMENTS by Middletown for Clean Energy
Yale's new report "Energy in the American Mind" shows Americans across party lines are #ReadyFor100!
- 85% of registered voters support “requiring electric utilities in your state to produce 100% of their electricity from clean, renewable sources by 2050,” including 95% of Democrats and 71% of Republicans.
- 58% of Americans think policies to speed the transition from fossil fuels to clean, renewable energy will improve economic growth and create new jobs.
MEETINGS of MIDDLETOWN FOR CLEAN ENERGY (RF100)
- "Climate" (this site)
- "Electric" (electric index pdf file) - background, and instructions to switch electrical supplier to 100% renewable
- "WhatYouCanDo"; templates to write letters to publications; elected officials and your local mayor and green team leader
RESOURCES: (slide decks with no restrictions on distributions) - contact Steve Miller
CLIMATE REALITY 100% CAMPAIGN "Tool Kit"
ELECTRICITY FROM WAVE ENERGY
"SurfWEC" Electricity from Waves: an innovative project for synergy with offshore wind.
2019-4-22 Science Monday talk by Michael Raftery, VP, CTO of "SurfWEC"
EXTRA CREDIT: (mouse over the following GIF to observe annimation)
NETZERO GLOBAL EMISSIONS
Assumes global emissions begin dropping in the near future
If the drop in emissions is not fast enough, the animation shows the required NEGATIVE emissions (in green) to stabalize to a desired maximum global temperature
Most of the net emissions would be high capacity carbon sequestration from the air (by a mechansm yet to be invented/perfected)