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#    Option Name                                            Carbon   Program Status
                                                   Carbon
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1    Commercial/Industrial Fossil Fuel Retrofit     100      -200    State Energy Office (SEO) started pilots 7-05
2    Compact Residential Appliances                  80      -550    Narragansett Electric did some public education
3    Energy Efficiency Targeting (Industrial)        40       -180   No Action
4    Combined Heat & Power (CHP) (Industrial)        35        -70   DEM revising regs for adoption3-06
5    Non-Residential Elect Energy Effic Retrofit     30       -200   Underway –Nat’l Grid incentive
6    Efficient Residential Fossil Fuel Heating       25        10    Underway - SEO residential boiler rebate
7    Energy Efficiency Tax Credits                   15       -150   Discussed and tabled
     Combined Heat & Power (CHP) (Non-
8                                                    15       -90    DEM revising regulations for adoption 3-06
     Industrial)
9    Efficient Residential Electric Cooling          10         0    Underway – Nat’l Grid incentive
10   Retrofit Electrically Heated Residences          9        -7    Underway – Nat’l Grid incentive
11   Retrofit Fossil Heated Residences                6        -7    Underway – Nat’l Grid incentive
12   Electric Equipment Retrofit (Small               5       -150   Underway – Nat’l Grid/SEO incentive
     Commercial & Industrial)
     Public Facilities Efficiency                                    Exec Order 8-05; implementation underway. Now
13                                                   5        -160   working on schools

14   Efficient Residential Lighting & Appliances     5        -226   Underway – Nat’l Grid/SEO incentive
15   Efficient Non-Residential Construction          5        -200   Underway – Nat’l Grid/SEO incentive
16   Energy Star Home Construction                   1          0    Underway – Nat’l Grid incentive
17   Lower Carbon Fossil Fuels                      TBD       TBD    Stakeholders weighing gas/oil DSM 05/06
                                                                     Work with other NE states on hold pending states
18   Local Fuel Economy (Feebate)                   125       -300
                                                                     adopting CA Standard; fundraising
     Transit Oriented Development; Enhancing                         State/municipal projects underway (See
19                                                   19       -500
     Transit Options & Operations                                    Description from Technical Committee)
20   Bicycle & Pedestrian Infrastructures            19       -500   Underway - RIDOT/RIDEM
                                                                     No action on draft state employee parking
21   Commuting Efficiency Program                    19       -500
                                                                     cashout
22   Commuting Trip Reduction (telecommuting)        18       -500   No action
     Government Owned & Private Fleet-Vehicle
23                                                  <2.5      -300   Exec. Order 8-05; implementation underway
     Efficiency

24   Urban/Suburban Forestry                        <120       ~0    Recommendations developed, not implemented.
25   Open Space Protection                           60        ~0    Ongoing
26   Renewable Portfolio Standards                  140     46 & 230 Law adopted 7-05; PUC issuing regs 12-05
27   Resource Management (RM) Contracting            70        <0    RIRRC considering issuing RFP
                                                                     No funding available from RIRRC, 1 town
28   Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) Initiative              55        <0
                                                                     adopted in 05
                                                                     Contract signed for 100% renewable energy for
29   State Facilities Renewable Purchase            0.4       250
                                                                     State House 12-05
30   Compact Floorspace Initiative                   5        -400   No action
     Switching From Electricity To Fossil Fuel
31                                                   1        170    No action
     Heating
32   Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Buydown                 1       1200    RI Renewable Energy Fund supports modest PV

                                                                     Law change 05 allows RIREF to fund Low
33   Active Solar Hot Water Heating                  1        1100
                                                                     Income
     Non-Residential Natural Gas Air
34                                                   <1       300    No action
     Conditioning
35   Fleet Fuel GHG Content Mandate                  40       100    No action
36   Convert Marginal Cropland to Forest             40        25    No action
37   Convert Marginal Cropland to Wetlands          <1.5       25    No action
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#     Option Name                                             Carbon Program Status
                                                     Carbon
                                                              Saved
38    Low Input Agriculture; Improved Cropping S       0.4     6-Feb No action
39    Forest Management                               NRA       0-40 7-04 draft forestry recommendations. No action
      Promote New Renewable Electricity Using                        RIREF funds feasibility, design, construction of
40                                                     8        250
      System Benefit Charges                                         renewable systems.
      Promote Green Power Purchases Using                            RIREF funds green power marketers; provides
41                                                     13       300
      System Benefit Charge Funds                                    green power advertising & PR
42    Renewable Energy Incentives
      ·     Production tax credit                      2       417      Restored in 2005 EPACT
      ·     Investment tax credit                      2       417
                                                                        PUC order #18037 tot capacity that can be net
      ·     Net metering                              0.2      294
                                                                        metered from 1 to 3 MW
                                                                        PUC order #18037 exempts up to 3 MW of
      ·     Backup rates                              TBD      TBD      renewables from backup rates; establishes DG
                                                                        committee
      Direct Government Expenditures in                                 RIREF buys renewable energy credits for
43                                                    0.5      200
      Renewable Energy                                                  selected projects
44    Deposit Bottle System (“Bottle Bill”)            19       >0      No Action
      Upgrade New Construction Building Code                            Upgraded code includes most IECC 03
                                                                        standards. Stakeholder letter endorsed Building
                                                                        Standards Committee’s intent to use IECC2006 &
                                                                        ASHRAEE 90.1-2004
45    Residential                                      20       -20
46    Commercial                                       40      -300
47    Increase Gasoline Tax                            38        0      Discussed and tabled
48    Upgrade And Extend Appliance Efficiency         100       -50     Law adopted 7-05; RIPIRG will submit bill for
      Standards                                                         more appliances in 06.
      National Fuel Efficiency Standards For Cars                       No local action. NHTSA adopted minor increase
49                                                    250      -300
      And Light Trucks (CAFÉ)                                           in standard for light trucks in 2003
      Carbon & Multi-Pollutant Power Sector Cap               46, and   RI no longer part of 9-State Regional
50                                                    140
      & Permit Trade                                           230      Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI).
      Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT)-Based                                Researched in 04. Waiting for other states to
51                                                    110       <0
      Insurance Premium Structures                                      take lead before revisiting.
52      Transportation Infrastructure Planning        TBD      TBD
      ·       Commuter rail/light rail & potential
      electrification
      ·       Advanced bus rapid transit
      ·       Barging
      ·       Study Carbon impact of shifting
      resources to enhance State transportation
      infrastructure
9A1   CA-LEV Standards                                                  Regs Adopted 12/04 by RIDEM.
A2    Pavely GHG Emissions Reduction                                    Reg Amendments Pending adoption by RIDEM
      Standards                                                         Dec 2005.
      Total
      Target

				
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