By Steve Ahlquist on September 1, 2016
“The short answer is,” said Whitehouse after a short pause, “There is a process…”
“Here we go,” said a woman at my table with open disdain.
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By Steve Ahlquist on August 30, 2016
On the day the RI Senate Finance committee passed the legislation that would establish the Energy Facilities Siting Board, Robert L Bendick Jr, director of the RI DEM asked, “I just wonder what’s going on here. What’s the driving force behind this?”
Posted in Class Warfare, Climate, Corporate Greed, Energy, Featured, History, Infrastructure, News, Rhode Island, State House | Tagged Conservation Law Foundation, DEM, Department of Environmental Management, EFSB, Energy Facilities Siting Board, Gina Raimondo, Jerry Elmer, national grid, Ocean State Power Plant, Providence Journal, Public Utilities Commission, puc, Victoria Lederberg | 1 Response