The global economy currently runs on approximately 20% electricity - everything else is from fossil fuels. According to the Energy Transitions Commission, we need to bring this up to at least 68% by 2050.
A huge transition is underway to electrify our homes, our transport and our industries. Learn how you can get involved by electrifying your home and advocating for policies that support an electric revolution.
Here are a few options you can choose from:
Rewiring Australia is supported by a group of non-partisan Australians to collectively illustrate the positive climate and economic outcomes possible for Australia and the world with the electrification of fossil fuel machines.
- Enter your postcode here to see how much your electorate could be saving by going electric. You will learn about the benefits of home electrification, how to take action at a local level, and the policies that will help Australia become a world leader in the electrification revolution.
- Learn why we should be electrifying everything!
Renew is a national, not-for-profit organisation that inspires, enables and advocates for people to live sustainably in their homes and communities.
- With lots of resources, tools and advice available - including the free Sunulator solar feasibility calculator - their website is a great place to start learning how to make your home efficient and electric.
Join a supportive online community
The My Efficient Electric Home (MEEH) Facebook Group is a leading database of information about improving the comfort and energy performance of Australian homes. Contributions from outside Australia are also welcome! Members are encouraged to use the "Search this Group" feature to find posts relevant to their issue or interest area.
Rewiring America is the leading electrification nonprofit in the United States, they are focused on electrifying everything in communities. They are crafting the blueprint for Americans to achieve energy efficiency, tackle nationwide emission goals, improve health, save consumers money, and build the next generation of the American workforce in clean energy.
- You can get involved by volunteering with your local branch of Rewiring America
- You can also push your local representative join the the Electrification Caucus and to work on the issue at a Federal level
Electrify Now is a volunteer organisation devoted to making electrifying everything as simple as possible to understand and as easy as possible to take action.
Electrify Heat is driving the campaign for the fastest possible switch to affordable, zero carbon, clean and safe heating for UK homes through the wide scale adoption of electric heat pump technology.
Learn how to electrify everything is part of a larger collective response. Learn more and find other actions about adopting community energy.
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