Tom Weis, President of Climate Crisis Solutions, is a Green Energy advocate who is riding 2,500 miles from Colorado to Washington, DC on a human-powered, electric-assist "rocket trike," calling for a national goal of a 100% U.S. renewable electricity grid by 2020 (photos: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100913/SF63407 and http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100913/SF63407 ; see “Climate Crisis Solutions” : http://www.climatecrisissolutions.com/ ).
Tom Weis on the start of the 2,500 mile ride at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's wind technology center on the 48th anniversary of a historic speech by President Kennedy calling on the U.S. to land a man on the Moon within a decade (2010): "The urgency of our economic and planetary meltdown demands a modern-day green energy 'moon shot' for America. We need a call to action from our President today challenging America to once again do something great." .
. “Environmental, business leaders support call for 100% U.S. Green Grid by 2020. 2,500-Mile "Ride for Renewables" Launched to Champion Green Energy "Moon Shot"”, PR Newswire, 13 September 2010: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/environmental-business-leaders-support-call-for-100-us-green-grid-by-2020-102762769.html .