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Rhode Island Clean Energy Day

More than a dozen representatives from NECEC member companies joined our policy team this Tuesday for our Third Annual Rhode Island Clean Energy Day.

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Rhode Island Governor Announces Green Bank

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo and General Treasurer Seth Magaziner announced plans this week for the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (RIIB) to fund energy improvement projects.

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Clean Energy Takes Center Stage in Hartford

NECEC held it's third annual Connecticut Clean Energy Day in Hartford this week, where grid modernization and renewable energy took center stage. 

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NECEC Supports Legislation to Expand Rhode Island's RES

There was little opposition heard at last Thursday’s (January 29th) Rhode Island House Committee on Corporations hearing on an important bill to grow the Ocean State’s clean energy economy and diversify electricity supply resources that will further protect consumers from the volatile price fluctuations that the region is now experiencing.

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Spreading Solar Across Rhode Island

With an impending blizzard heading towards the New England states, officials in Rhode Island were looking toward the sun Monday as they officially kicked off the successful residential solar program...

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NECEC Publishes Demo Guide for Building Efficiency

With corporate sustainability a significant priority for businesses both large and small today, reducing energy use and shifting towards renewable energy are becoming driving factors to achieve sustainability goals, and...

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Massachusetts Drives Support for EVs

Massachusetts's drivers should expect to see a lot more electric vehicles on the road in the future, thanks to a smart investment by the state to support alternative fuel vehicles...

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NECEC Testifies on Rhode Island Distributed Generation Bill

It was a packed house last week at the Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee hearing on S-2690, the Distributed Generation Growth Program Bill currently pending in the Rhode Island General...

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Collaborating to Drive Vehicle Electrification

This Monday I joined the Massachusetts Electric Vehicle Task Force, co-chaired by Massachusetts Energy Undersecretary Barbara Kates-Garnick, Environment Undersecretary Maeve Vallely Bartlett, and Department of Energy Resources Commissioner Mark Sylvia,...

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Rhode Island Sustainability Charged by Electric Vehicles

For a small state, Rhode Island has achieved big success in renewable energy development. Today, Governor Lincoln D. Chafee unveiled RI's first electric vehicle charging station at Roger Williams University...

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