Rhode Island - Green Power Purchasing (Rhode Island)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Rules Regulations Policies Program
|Name||Rhode Island - Green Power Purchasing|
|Incentive Type||Green Power Purchasing|
|Applicable Sector||State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Wind, Hydroelectric|
|Energy Category|| Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
|Percent Renewables|| Goal: 20% by 2011
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-09-26|
|Last DSIRE Review|| 2009-01-22
In January 2006, Rhode Island’s governor established a goal for the state government to buy 15% of its electricity from renewable-energy resources by 2016. In September 2006, the goal was accelerated to 20% by 2011. The Office of the Governor anticipates that qualifying electricity will be generated by wind turbines and hydropower facilities.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Executive Order 06-02|
|Date Enacted|| 2006-01-12
|Contact Name||Andrew Dzykewicz|
|Department||Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources|
|Address||One Capitol Hill|
|Place||Providence, Rhode Island|
|Phone|| (401) 222-7524
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.