Northeast Clean Power Fuel Sources

The minimum percentage of RECs delivered to participants from New England Renewable Energy resources will be 2.5% in 2014, 1.5% in 2015, and 1% in 2016 and could include wind, solar, sustainable biomass, landfill gas and other renewable resources. Other renewable energy for the Northeast Clean Power program will be sourced from Regional RECs as defined in Connecticut Public Utility Regulatory Authority Docket No. 10-05-07. 

New England RECs are defined as a REC meeting the definition of Conn. Gen. Stat. Section 16-1(a)(26) Class I Source that is located in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

Regional RECs are defined as a REC meeting the definition of Conn. Gen. Stat. Section 16-1(a)(26) Class I source that is located in the following states of Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.