Nine states including California, Colorado, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, and Rhode Island have collectively committed to aiming for electric heat pumps to make up 90% of residential heating, air conditioning, and water heating sales by 2040. What is a heat pump? Heat pumps are an energy-efficient alternative to traditional furnaces and
Block Island has achieved a complete transition to 100% renewable energy, marking the end of its reliance on fossil fuels. This is the result of years of effort by the island’s year-round residents, the Solar Initiative, and the Block Island Utility District, both not-for-profit organizations. In December, the State of RI Division of Public Utilities
In 2018 ISO New England announced plans for two new ancillary charges, Mystic Cost of Service & ISO-NE Winter Reliability.
The image above may be the first thing that comes to mind when your hear natural gas but the process of finding, extracting and producing natural gas is much more complex than just turning on your stove. Natural gas is primarily made up of methane, a compound with one carbon atom and four hydrogen atoms.