Rhode Island

Rhode Island

NAACP Clean Energy Policy Advocates Speak up

During the solar policy debates that have happened in the United States over the past several years, many conversations about what low-income utility customers want have taken place without the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) being in the room. But now that the organization has published its 2017 report “Just Energy Policies: Model Energy Policies Guide,” it’s clear that the views of its constituents have been misrepresented in these meetings.

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Rhode Island Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 5.50 / 8
Utilities:
Score 20.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 6.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
45 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
18 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
18 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

of people in Rhode Island support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 616,552 of 724,708 adults)

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