PROVIDENCE — The proposed Burrillville power plant may be dead, but its permitting process continues.
Renewable-energy and energy-efficiency job growth slowed in Rhode Island last year, but employers expect stronger growth this year and in the years ahead because of the expansion of offshore wind.
PROVIDENCE — Following questions about the residency status of Laura Olton, Senate president Dominick Ruggerio decided to halt the nomination of Gov. Gina Raimondo’s candidate for the state Public Utilities Commission.
WARWICK, R.I. — A rapid change in the energy landscape and markets doomed the Clear River Energy Center.
WARWICK, R.I. — On the first day of final and open deliberations, the state Energy Facility Siting Board unanimously voted down the application for Clear River Energy Center.
BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — A recent hearing at Burrillville High School offered one last chance for the public to sound off on the proposed Clear River Energy Center.
In order for the proposed Clear River Energy Center to be approved, the Energy Facility Siting Board must find that the application satisfies three criteria.
PROVIDENCE — The demand for offshore wind continues, as the designated wind zones in waters south of Rhode Island, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket fill with projects.
PROVIDENCE — Opposition is growing to Gov. Gina Raimondo’s nominee for the state Public Utilities Commission.
BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — The Army Corps of Engineers recently began accepting comments for a permit that would allow damage to wetlands within the proposed Clear River Energy Center’s woodland site in Rhode Island’s northwest corner.
WARWICK, R.I. — The all-important power-purchase deal between National Grid and the owners of the proposed Revolution Wind offshore facility was recently approved by the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission. But National Grid didn’t get everything it wanted in the agreement.
PROVIDENCE — Opponents of the fossil-fuel power plant proposed for the woods of Burrillville expect to know which way the Energy Facility Siting Board is leaning by the end of June.
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.
The fossil-fuel power plant proposed for Burrillville, R.I., recently received a boost with pre-approval of a key air-pollution permit, but the developer has had air-pollution problems at a natural-gas power plant it opened last year in Pennsylvania.