RGGI is helping New Hampshire residents and businesses reduce climate change-causing emissions through energy efficiency measures. As of March 2018, New Hampshire received $129.7 million in cumulative RGGI proceeds.
HOW DOES NEW HAMPSHIRE USE ITS PROCEEDS?
From 2008-2015, New Hampshire invested $100.7 million of RGGI auction proceeds to fund efficiency measures and provide direct bill assistance to residents.
RECORD OF SUCCESS
The programs successfully helped to weatherize homes, upgrade municipalities’ equipment to highly efficient models, and financed residential energy efficiency projects. and hosted workshops to educate stakeholders on energy code. From 2012-2014 RGGI generated $67.3 million of economic value in New Hampshire.