The Exciting Promise of Electrostatic Motors in Accelerating Decarbonization

September 12, 2023
Ron Stefanski


The urgency to combat climate change has reached a fever pitch in recent years. With global temperatures rising and the detrimental effects of carbon emissions becoming more evident, the need for innovative solutions is paramount. One such solution gaining traction is using electrostatic motors to accelerate decarbonization. Research indicates that there will be a whopping $11 trillion spent on alternative energy investment by 2050, with $3 trillion of that in the next decade.

So, how can electrostatic motors play a pivotal role in this massive global shift towards a greener future through decarbonization?

Welcome to DisruptED, Advanced Manufacturing Edition, hosted by Ron J. Stefanski. In this episode, we delve deep into the potential of electrostatic motors in the fight against climate change. Joining us is Matt Maroon, the CEO of C-Motive Technologies and a veteran in the clean energy startup scene.

Key discussion points from Stefanski and Maroon’s conversation include the following:

  • The economic and social impacts of decarbonization
  • The role of big businesses and government incentives in accelerating decarbonization efforts
  • The potential of electrostatic motors in reducing carbon emissions and their economic benefits

Matt Maroon is a six-time veteran of clean energy startups. His journey in the clean energy sector dates back to 2003, with a focus on energy storage and renewable energy development. Over the years, Matt has witnessed the rapid adoption of electric vehicles and the growth of renewable energy sources like solar PV. His passion for the environment and dedication to introducing innovative solutions make him a leading voice in the decarbonization movement.

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