Conservation Law Foundation http://ripr.org en New England States Team Up To Address Rising Energy Prices http://ripr.org/post/new-england-states-team-address-rising-energy-prices <p>New Englanders spent $5 billion in electricity last winter, compared to $5.2 billion for all of 2012. That's why each of the New England states has introduced legislation in their respective states to address the problem of rising electricity prices. But environmental advocacy groups are worried this regional collaboration would promote unnecessary natural gas projects.</p><p></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:26:48 +0000 Ambar Espinoza 35057 at http://ripr.org RI Considers Burning Some Trash http://ripr.org/post/ri-considers-burning-some-trash <p>The state has a long standing ban on incinerating trash. However a new bill introduced in the senate could allow the Central Landfill to look at incinerating some of the state’s trash.</p><p></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:49:06 +0000 Bradley Campbell 12240 at http://ripr.org RI Considers Burning Some Trash