Ocean State Clean Cities

The Ocean State Clean Cities works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to save energy and promote the use of domestic fuels and advanced vehicle technologies in transportation.

Contact Information

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management: Office of Air Resources
235 Promenade Street
Providence, RI 02908

Allison Archambault

Allison Archambault is the Co-Coordinator of Ocean State Clean Cities. She joined the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management’s (RIDEM) Office of Air Resources in 2014, and oversees regulatory programs working to mitigate the impacts of climate change. Prior to RIDEM, Allison spent nearly six years working to create sustainable communities in Peru.

She spent two of those years as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer. She returned stateside to pursue her M.S in Sustainable Development and Climate Change at Antioch University New England and holds a B.S. in Environmental Studies from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. She is excited to collaborate with OSCCC partners, stakeholders, and Rhode Island communities to lower carbon emissions and work towards a just and environmentally sustainable future.

Madeline Haines

Madeline Haines is the Co-Coordinator of Ocean State Clean Cities.

General Stats

  • Designated: September 14, 1998
  • Population: 1,097,379 (based on 2020 Census estimate)
  • Area: 1,088 sq. mi.
  • Local/Regional Service Area: Entire state of Rhode Island

Alternative Fueling Stations

Including public and private stations

  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 3
  • Electric (charging outlets): 729
  • Ethanol (E85): 0
  • Hydrogen: 0
  • Natural Gas: 1
  • Propane: 5

Energy Use Impact*

Annual Energy Impact

Annual Energy Impact by Alternative Fuel Vehicle Project Type

Emissions Reduced*

Annual Emissions Reduced

Emissions Reduced by Alternative Fuel Vehicle Project Type
*2020 DOE-Verified Metrics

Learn about just some of the projects from Ocean State Clean Cities. Visit the Ocean State Clean Cities website for more projects and information.

Projects and Case Studies
Cooking Oil Powers Biodiesel Vehicles in Rhode Island
Rhode Island EV Initiative Adds Chargers Across the State