For the past few years, Sailing Uma, Green Yachts, Oceanvolt, Electric Yachts and others have been showing boaters that electric propulsion technology is real, it is here and it is better.

In a recent Tedx talk, Kika from Sailing Uma reminded us why. This blog is a reflection of listening to Kika’s Tedx talk, which you can skip to 3:41:34 on this recording and listen to yourself.

Kika’s spot-on comparison of climate change to credit cards reminds us all of what is at stake. Credit cards allow one to buy something now and pay later. Using oil is similar and the irony of a plastic credit card being made of oil is not lost upon us.

Click to read more…