CHEPACHET, R.I. — On the site of the fossil-fuel power plant proposed for the woods of Burrillville there are 47 species identified in the Rhode Island Wildlife Action Plan as “species of greatest conservation need.”
BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — A decision on the $1 billion energy project is months away and the interconnection project still requires several permits, but preparing the 6.8-mile route through rural Burrillville is scheduled to commence in a few weeks.
Deepwater Wind is trying to keep fishermen happy while it builds more offshore wind facilities. The latest effort aims to protect commercial fishing gear, but fishermen and their advocacy groups want broader protections for the fishing grounds and their livelihood.
CHARLESTOWN, R.I. — In this town’s most-densely developed area, excess nitrogen from coastal dwellings is threatening the health of salt ponds that are the foundation of the local tourism industry.
CHARLESTOWN, R.I. — General Assembly supports the construction of taller buildings along the Ocean State’s shoreline.