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Welcome to the Office of Energy Resources website. The mission of the OER is to lead Rhode Island to a secure, cost-effective, and sustainable energy future. Please explore our website to learn more about Rhode Island's energy programs and to find out what you can do to make smart energy choices. Questions? Email us! email@example.com
January 29, 2016: OER has announced the availability of $200,000 in incentives for Rhode Island residents that purchase or lease a new electric vehicle (EV) from a licensed Rhode Island franchised automobile dealer.
January 14, 2016: Public Meeting Announcement: Large-Scale Land-Based Wind Siting Guidelines- OER invites you to offer feedback on newly drafted land-based wind siting guidelines. Please see the proposed guidelines and public meeting invitation here.
January 11, 2016: Increased Incentives Available For Municipal LED Streetlight Energy Efficiency Program - $1,525,000.00 in financial incentives available for qualified municipalities seeking to reduce energy consumption and costs through the installation of LED streetlights and control technologies.
October 8, 2015: State Announces 7 New Communities for Solarize RI
August 21, 2015: Announcing Block Island Saves! The Office of Energy Resources (OER) is helping residents and businesses in the Town of New Shoreham (Block Island) to become more energy efficient. Click here to learn more
July 20, 2015: OER Releases RFP#7549751 to provide grant funding for Level II electric vehicle charging equipment ("EVSE") at private institutions and non-profit entities. For a copy of the RFP and instructions on how to apply, click here
June 25, 2015: New Report Applauds Rhode Island's Clean Energy Programs