Mayor John Moor of Asbury Park: Commitment to Climate

Thank you Mayor Moor!

Mayor John Moor has joined the US Climate Mayors pledge, a commitment signed by over 350 American Mayors to uphold the Paris Climate Agreement and combat climate change.

In the last decade or so, bicycle transport has been catching on.

Top 5 Ways to Save the Planet with Bicycles

http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/green-tech/sustainable/5-ways-bicycles.htm

“On average, Americans commute about 32 miles (51 kilometers) a day roundtrip, and most of that commuting is done in cars. Some people (like the ones belting out Journey at the wheel) find those car hours relaxing, a temporary refuge from the outside world. Others describe their commute in less favorable terms, citing frustration, nervousness and even rage.

Personal automotive experiences aside, since cars have serious drawbacks for the planet, for society and for the individual, alternative modes of transportation are gaining increasing amounts of attention. While many focus on alternative power like ethanol or hydrogen, some of the ecologically minded are pushing a whole other power source: the human body. It’s a profoundly clean way of generating energy.”

 

http://www.cityofasburypark.com/egov/doc…

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