By Steve Ahlquist on October 26, 2016
“With yet another state abandoning proposals for more natural gas pipeline capacity, these efforts to expand fossil fuel infrastructure in New England have hit a virtually unsurpassable roadblock,” said Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) president Bradley Campbell in a statement.
Posted in Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure | Tagged Access Northeast, Bradley Campbell, CLF, Connecticut, Conservation Law Foundation, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission, Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission, RIPUC, spectra | Leave a response
By Steve Ahlquist on August 26, 2016
The Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island “is thrilled that Mayor Jorge Elorza listened to the community and is taking a strong stand against fracking, climate change, and LNG production in Providence.”
Posted in Activism, Civil Rights, Class Warfare, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, News, Providence, Rhode Island, State House | Tagged aaron regunberg, Access Northeast, burrillville, David Cicilline, EJLRI, Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, ferc, fields point, Gina Raimondo, jorge elorza, Meghan Kallman, Monica Huertas, national grid, NOLNGinPVD, Port of Providence, RI Sierra Club, Sheldon Whitehouse | 2 Responses
By Priscilla De La Cruz on August 3, 2016
Why should consumers take on the long-term risk of a new, unnecessary natural gas pipeline?
Posted in Activism, Class Warfare, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, News, Rhode Island, Video | Tagged Access Northeast, national grid, People’s Power & Light, Priscilla De La Cruz | 4 Responses
By Steve Ahlquist on July 14, 2016
RIDEM alleges that the “applicant makes several confusing and conflicting assertions about the purpose and need for the project…
Posted in Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, State House | Tagged Access Northeast, EFSB, Energy Facility Siting Board, Eversource Energy, Gina Raimondo, national grid, Ocean State Power, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, RIDEM, Spectra Energy | 3 Responses
By FANG Collective on June 1, 2016
Recently Spectra announced plans to expand their Burrillville compressor station a second time as part of the “Access Northeast” project.
Posted in Activism, Civil Rights, Class Warfare, Climate, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, News, Rhode Island | Tagged Access Northeast, AIM, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, ferc, Food & Water Watch, Gina Raimondo, Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, Keith Clougherty, Matt Smith, Spectra Energy | 1 Response