The 2018 Solarize Rhode Island Program is now underway! OER welcomes Jamestown as the newest Solarize community. Solarize Rhode Island seeks to increase the adoption of small-scale solar electricity in participating communities through a competitive tiered pricing structure that increases the savings for everyone as more home and business owners sign contracts.
Now in its fifth year, Solarize Rhode Island, a partnership between the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER), Commerce RI, and SmartPower. Over 650 residents and business owners have signed contracts for small-scale solar electricity systems with the program. Thousands more have been educated about the economic and environmental benefits of solar PV, energy efficiency and other clean energy technologies.
The Solarize Jamestown Program Installer Request for Application is now available. This is specific to the Solarize Jamestown program only. Please review in its entirety as some program component have changed from previous sounds of Solarize RI. All applications are due to OER by 4:00pm on Thursday, May 3, 2018. See section 15 of the RFA for more information related to the program timeline.
|Solarize Jamestown Installer Request for Application|
|Attachment A - Authorized Installer’s Signature and Acceptance Form|
|Attachment B - Solarize Jamestown Program Pricing Proposal|
|Attachment C - Solarize Jamestown Press Release|
|Questions and Answers for Solarize Jamestown RFA|
If you live in Jamestown and are interested in learning more about the Solarize program and upcoming events, please visit https://solarizejamestown.wee.green/ The sign-up period for Jamestown will end on September 21, 2018.
Do you live in Barrington, Bristol, and South Kingstown? The sign-up period for the Solarize program in these communities ends soon! The program ends on April 28th so act now! To learn more about the program and sign up visit http://solarizeri.com/!
|2017 Solarize Rhode Island Schedule||Tentative Timeline|
|Customer Sign-Up Period Begins||10/26/2017|
|Customer Sign-Up Period Ends||4/28/2018|
|Municipality||Total Contracts||Contracted Capacity (KW)|
To learn more about lessons learned and experiences from the Solarize North Smithfield program in 2014, please click here.