Brickle amendment, named for Woonsocket textile producer, will require State and Defense to publicly document efforts to engage American manufacturers
RI Congressional Delegation Urges Federal Energy Regulators to Properly Account for Renewable Energy Resources
“Whenever FERC overlooks renewable sources of energy in their capacity projections, Rhode Islanders are left holding the bill. Although I’m pleased we’ve made some progress, it’s critical that FERC start counting the full amount of renewable energy on our electricity grid in order to bring down exorbitant energy costs in Rhode Island.”
Delegation, NOAA, Clean The Bay Roll Out Plans for Marine Debris Cleanup of Providence & Seekonk Rivers
“For decades, people have talked about cleaning up the Providence and Seekonk Rivers, but today we’re finally moving forward on a plan that will rehabilitate and preserve these critical natural resources. This initiative will create jobs for hardworking Rhode Islanders and strengthen Rhode Island’s tourism industry over the long run."