Proceeds from RGGI help drive the clean energy economy in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. RGGI funds grants that allow homeowners and businesses to save on their utility bills, helping energy efficiency contractors create jobs and grow their businesses. By lowering the emissions cap and creating an even stronger RGGI, the region would be able to create more savings and more economic growth.
Wesson energy | waterbury, ct
RGGI provides funding for Connecticut homeowners to improve heating and efficiency, helping local businesses like Wesson Energy grow by providing these upgrades. Companies depend on these funds to retain employees. A stronger RGGI program will increase funds and encourage local businesses to grow.
David Barrow | Myersville, MD
RGGI funds the grants that made it possible for retired federal employee David Barrow to complete energy efficiency upgrades on his home, saving him thousands of dollars per year. A stronger RGGI will fund more grants and lead to more savings for more Marylanders.
SMUTTYNOSE BREWERY | HAMPTON, NH
RGGI funds the grants that made it possible for Smuttynose Brewery to complete energy efficiency upgrades, saving the business thousands of dollars per year. A stronger RGGI will fund more grants and lead to more savings for more New Hampshire businesses.