This section offers more information on the specifics of how we can, as an island, reduce our carbon footprint and what you can do to help.
Climate Solutions Series
In the fall of 2019 and winter of 2020, a series of “Climate Solutions” talks were given by various islanders with expertise in topics related to the goal of 100% Renewable by 2040 and what we would need to do to achieve it.
What You Can Do
These pdfs and links offer you further information on the ideas presented on the “What You Can Do” pages.
Climate Solutions videos
Be Emergency Wise
by Russ Hartenstine
Emergency Manager, West Tisbury
Adapt to the Impacts
by Elizabeth Durkee
Oak Bluffs Conservation Agent
100% Renewable MV
by Rob Hannemann
Chair of VSEC
Beyond Fossil Fuel Homes
by Marc Rosenbaum
Engineer, South Mountain Company
Powering All Transportation with Electricity
by Tom Soldini, Engineer; Erik Peckar
Vineyard Power; and Alan Strahler, science professor