The Program will have different products to let you find the right balance of cost and renewable electricity. Renewable electricity will be certified by purchasing and retiring Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs), the accepted legal instrument used to track renewable energy generation and to substantiate claims of renewable energy use. Learn more about RECs.
To start, the default product plans to include 10% more renewable electricity from MA Class I RECs, than required by the Commonwealth. Read more about Massachusetts renewable energy requirements and MA Class I RECs.
The Cohasset 100 product plans to include 100% renewable energy from MA Class I sources. Specifically, it includes renewable energy from MA Class I RECs equal to 100% of the customer’s electricity consumption in addition to meeting all renewable energy requirements. Read more about Massachusetts renewable energy requirements and MA Class I RECs.
Meeting all state renewable energy requirements. No additional renewable energy content. Read more about Massachusetts renewable energy requirements and MA Class I RECs.
Exact percentages will be finalized based upon prices secured in the electricity bidding process.