Report: Greenhouse Gas Emissions are Rising in R.I.
A recent report shows greenhouse gas emissions increased 8.2% statewide in 2018, with almost an additional million metric tons of carbon dioxide released into the air compared to the previous year. Rhode Island is trending in the wrong direction. Read Story
Legislation Would Create Resources for Climate, Environmental Education in Classrooms
PROVIDENCE — A bill that would introduce resources on climate change education into Rhode Island classrooms is being met with support, although critics say it would overload already-stressed teachers. Rep. […] Read Story
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Talk Talk: Rhode Island’s Efforts to Curb Plastic Pollution Mostly Words and Task Force Reports
A trio of bills introduced last month is designed to slow the tidal wave of plastics inundating the Ocean State. It is an annual conversation Rhode Island has been having […] Read Story