CUMBERLAND – Major solar installations are forbidden in town, but the Planning Board is hoping to change that soon.
As it works on revising the town's comprehensive plan, which hasn't been updated since 2003, it hopes to amend it with a …
A $107 million development project slated to bring power to-and-from Block Island has hit a snafu this week, as the utility company heading the venture has rejected a request from the town for a “large sum” of money in exchange for granting an extension of time for the project.
Imperial Pearl, an importer of pearls and a designer of fine jewelry, recently announced it has invested more than $1 million to install solar panels at its East Providence headquarters. The conversion will cover the full cost of its electrical needs at the facility, according to a company news release.
Self-serve, regular unleaded gasoline is averaging $2.16 per gallon in Rhode Island, unchanged from last week, while the average price rose 4 cents to $2.13 in Massachusetts, AAA Northeast said Monday.