Boosting the Economy
During Construction Period: More than 600 well-paying jobs for laborers, construction workers, and craftsmen.
Upon Completion: Two dozen highly-skilled workers will be hired for permanent, high-paying positions.
New England Leader: The Clear River Energy Center will put Rhode Island at the center of New England’s clean energy industry.
Local Economic Boost: The $1 billion Clear River Energy Center project is one of the largest economic development projects in Rhode Island’s history.
The project will generate more than $100 million in tax revenue for the town of Burrillville and another $20 million for the town of Johnston.