Carol Grant

DENNIS SCHROEDER / NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LAB

Deepwater Wind and Vineyard Wind, clean energy developers based in southern New England, were selected to build large-scale wind farms in federal waters off the coasts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts. 

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Rhode Island officials say the state is on track to meet its clean energy goal of 1,000 megawatts of renewables by 2020. That's equivalent to about 30-40 percent of the state's energy needs.

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Rhode Island officials recently released a report with recommendations on how to modernize the state’s electrical grid. 


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The number of clean energy jobs in Rhode Island is up 66 percent since 2014.


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With reports from Ian Donnis, RIPR political reporter

Gina Raimondo’s first transition three transition team appointments reflect three Rhode Islanders from the worlds of politics and business, say Statehouse sources.