Sides Debate Burrillville Gas Pipeline Expansion

BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — Unions and environmentalists squared off during a Sept. 16 public hearing for a proposed pipeline project that intends to bring more natural gas to the region.

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Proposed Natural Gas Pipeline Expansion Draws Crowd

BURRILLVILLE, R.I. — Upgrading the pipeline compressor station in the northwest corner of Rhode Island is no small task. The proposed project requires several pieces of mammoth equipment and significant real estate. Critics say it also comes with major environmental risks.

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Northeast is Tar Sands Free, But for How Long?

The Northeast is virtually free of tar-sands gas, but environmentalists fear this pollution-heavy fuel could soon flood the local market.

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