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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.

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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. […]

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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 […]

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