National Grid Offers Incentives to Massive Greenhouse Project in Exeter in Exchange for Solar Power

The region’s largest power utility has offered incentives to a company proposing to build a massive farm facility in rural Exeter, R.I., in exchange for access to the solar power expected to help grow millions of tomatoes in temperature-controlled greenhouses.

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Wave of Offshore Wind Creates Surge for Energy Justice

Ratepayers and taxpayers are funding the expansion of renewable energy while multinational corporations and their shareholders get rich. Advocates for energy democracy are working to change this paradigm.

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Plan Needed to Handle Influx of Renewable Energy

The shift to reduced carbon power will increase demand for electricity just as the grid will be changing from centralized power to distributed smaller sources of renewable energy for offshore wind and even hydropower from Canada.

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