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Principles for Strengthening RGGI

Rhode Island organizations, businesses, and officials joined more than three hundred stakeholders from across the region in calling on Governor Chafee and other Northeast and Mid-Atlantic governors to build on progress reducing pollution and promoting clean energy by improving the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).

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Letter to Governor Chafee

One hundred days after Superstorm Sandy, clean energy businesses and organizations in Rhode Island submitted a letter to Governor Chafee urging improvements to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), the Northeast region’s cap on power plant emissions. The letter called for a strengthened emissions cap, strict clean energy standards, and loophole prevention. 

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2013 Program Priorities

Environment Rhode Island's policy priorities for 2013 include a plastic bag ban to protect Narragansett Bay from plastic pollution, and a slate of policies to promote clean energy and rein in fossil fuel emissions.

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Rhode Island's Coast: 10 Places Worth Protecting

Like all Rhode Islanders, we love our state's coastline. Here is our list of the top ten places along the coast that deserve protection.

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Testimony in Defense of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

On January 22, 2014, Environment New Hampshire's Madeline Page and Travis Madsen gave oral and written testimony before the New Hampshire House Energy, Science and Technology Committee in support of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. Full written testimony below:

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