Since 2009, efficiency programs have created $3.3 billion in local economic benefits including lower bills, more jobs, and a healthier environment.
Energy efficiency creates jobs…
In 2019, energy efficiency programs supported 877 full-time equivalent jobs in Rhode Island.
Energy efficiency is effective…
Nearly 12 million megawatt-hours of electricity have been saved since 2005. The impact of these savings means that Rhode Island’s electric load is 10% lower than it was in 2005, instead of 12% higher.
The Council’s mission is to serve Rhode Islanders in their homes and businesses. We represent your needs by providing integrated, comprehensive stakeholder feedback about energy decisions. Our goal is to ensure Rhode Islanders are getting the least expensive and most environmentally healthy energy supply through energy efficiency, conservation, and resource management.