The Fall 2017 round of Solarize Rhode Island is now underway! 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 fourth year, Solarize Rhode Island, a partnership between the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER), Commerce RI, and SmartPower. Over 600 residents and business owners have signed contracts for small-scale solar electricity systems with the program. Hundreds more have been educated about the economic and environmental benefits of solar PV, energy efficiency and other clean energy technologies.
Congratulations to Barrington, Bristol, and South Kingstown! These communities that have been selected for a second time to participate in the Solarize Rhode Island Program. The Fall 2017 Solarize Rhode Island program launched in October. If you live in one of the municipalities and want to learn more about the program sign up at http://solarizeri.com/! Hurry because the program ends in March of 2018!
|2017 Solarize Rhode Island Schedule||Tentative Timeline|
|Customer Sign-Up Period Begins||10/26/2017|
|Customer Sign-Up Period Ends||3/3/2018|
|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.