Manchester Street Power Station
By Steve Ahlquist on August 15, 2017
“We’ve never staked out a position that we are against natural gas. We don’t have a position that we are against natural gas,” said Jonathan Stone, Executive Director of Save the Bay.
Posted in Climate, Energy, Environmental Racism, Featured | Tagged Allens Avenue, Boston Harbor, burrillville, CLF, Climate Action Rhode Island, Connecticut Pipeline, Conservation Law Foundation, crmc, Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island, Everett Massachusetts, ExxonMobile, FANG Collective, fields point, Fossil Free Rhode Island, Hess Terminal, Jonathan Stone, Manchester Street Power Station, Narragansett Bay, national grid, Nature Conservancy, Port of Providence, Providence River, Rhode Island Audubon Society, Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council, Rhode Island Sierra Club, Save The Bay, ScottsMiracle-Gro, Shell Oil, Sisters of Mercy Ecology, Washington Park | 2 Responses
Providence City Council incentivizing the continued use and expansion of fossil fuels with Dominion tax deal
By Steve Ahlquist on April 21, 2017
Giving a $4 million tax break to a fossil fuel company is the opposite of what we should be doing if we are seriously trying to avoid the worst excesses of global warming.
Posted in Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, Infrastructure, Opinion, Providence, Taxes | Tagged Collier Park, Dominion, John Iggliozzi, Lawrence Mancini, Lisa Fries, Manchester Street Power Station, projo, Providence City Council Finance Committee | 2 Responses