Rhode Island

Rhode Island

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Utility Solar in Spotsylvania County VA

(Photo by Hugh Kenny, Piedmont Environmental Council.) A solar array in Virginia stands for the kinds of investment that could crowd in with a properly targeted federal carbon price. 

Policy Memo: Lower Price, Higher Potential

Climate scientists in the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report warned that without immediate large-scale reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, climate change will cause devastating economic and human losses. Policymakers must come together to implement a comprehensive climate change strategy in the United States.
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Student Fund Managers Fuel Colleges’ Clean Energy Investments

Student-managed funds, including at universities in Connecticut and Rhode Island, are starting to invest more aggressively in renewable energy companies to hedge their portfolios and to gain from market returns.
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Will the Green New Deal Work? Here's What the Research Says

The Green New Deal that some Democrats are now championing is unlike anything this country has ever done before. But scientists have been studying policies like these for decades. And their research can tell us a bit about what might happen if we pass this sweeping new vision for climate action and economic equality.

Rhode Island Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 6.00 / 9
Utilities:
Score 19.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 8.00 / 12
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
28 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
16 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
16 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
87%

of people in Rhode Island support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2020.

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 736,102 of 847,742 adults)

last updated 8/31/2021

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