Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo pledges to beef up her environmental initiatives if she’s elected to a second term. Her plan, however, is short on specifics.
BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — The vast forest canopy of northwest Rhode Island was sheared nearly 30 years ago, but the gash could have been far worse had the Ocean State Power facility been sited where an energy developer now wants to build a new fossil-fuel power plant.
WARWICK, R.I. — The debate centered on the town of Burrillville's contention that a survey of underground water should be performed.
Joining a national trend of activism, an environmental youth group is turning up the pressure on Gov. Gina Raimondo to act on climate change.
PROVIDENCE — Energy developer Deepwater Wind is mapping the seafloor for offshore wind projects from Massachusetts to Maryland.