As summer approaches on Block Island, the undersea electric cables from the nearby offshore wind facility will have a presence at one of New Shoreham’s most popular beaches.
Property values in most coastal real-estate markets don’t reflect the growing risks of chronic inundation.
PROVIDENCE — A House committee was recently awakened to the health concern known as PFASs. This class of chemical compounds called perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances can be found in nearly everything we eat, drink, and breathe.
PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island is looking ahead to a time when transportation may not revolve around vehicles that require human drivers and an endless thirst for gasoline.
The fossil-fuel power plant proposed for Burrillville, R.I., received a boost with pre-approval of a key air-pollution permit, but the developer has had pollution problems at a natural-gas facility it opened last year in Pennsylvania.