Rhode Island Utility Program

Rhode Island utility customers supporting clean, renewable energy

Sterling Planet offers Sterling RI Choice™ for Rhode Island Energy customers in Rhode Island. Enrollment supports renewable energy resources that produce significantly less pollution than conventional electricity sources. For just $10.00 per month, you can upgrade to cleaner renewable electricity from regional sources – and do your part for the environment, for energy security and independence, and for sustainability.

Sterling RI Choice™ Content          % of Mix
 New England Class I Wind 25%
 New England Hydroelectric  75%
 Total Renewables 100%


By choosing renewable electricity, you are:

Here’s how it works:

  • How will I be billed?

    After signing up with Sterling Planet, you will see an additional charge ($10 per block enrolled/250 kWh ($40 per REC)) on your electric bill. You will never receive an extra statement.

    Does my purchase mean I’m using renewable energy to power my home or business?

    Not directly. Your purchase guarantees that clean, renewable energy is being placed on the electric grid, raising the percentage of renewable energy used overall.