Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: Success Stories Part 2 (2012)


RGGI Helps New York Homeowners Conserve Energy, Reduce Pollution & Save Money

New York’s investments in clean energy are helping homeowners save money on their utility bills while reducing the state’s share of the pollution that is changing our climate.

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), created to reduce global warming pollution from power plants in the Northeast, has become the linchpin of New York’s clean energy strategy, helping consumers use energy more efficiently and accelerating the deployment of renewable energy technologies.