Climate Change State Resource Locator
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Main portal page to statewide climate change-related activities
Overall state strategic approach (state Climate Action Plan, or equivalent):
State regulatory agency plans:
Statewide greenhouse gas emissions inventory:
Citizen commissions or workgroups carrying out climate change activities RI Executive Climate Change Coordinating Council
Cities and localities in Rhode Island with climate action plans:
Renewable Portfolio Standards:
A renewable portfolio standard (RPS) is a regulatory mandate to increase production of energy from renewable sources such as wind, solar, biomass and other alternatives to fossil and nuclear electric generation.
The U. S. Climate Alliance member states commit to
Rhode Island is a member of the U. S. Climate Alliance.
- implement policies that advance the goals of the Paris Agreement
- track and report progress to the global community
- accelerate new and existing policies to reduce carbon pollution and promote clean energy deployment
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