By Steve Ahlquist on August 24, 2017
The “program has reduced emissions from the power sector by 45 percent and saved consumers $618 million on their energy bills. It has also created thousands of jobs along with more than $2.9 billion in regional economic growth. What’s more, by reducing emissions, it has prevented more than 8,000 asthma attacks, 39,000 lost work days, and 300 premature deaths.”
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By Steve Ahlquist on June 5, 2017
A couple dozen climate activists took to the streets of Providence during PVDFest Saturday afternoon carrying a “portable floodline” to demonstrated what 11 feet of sea level rise might look like in our city by 2100.
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