Burrillville power plant blocked by RI regulators | Conservation Law Foundation

Burrillville power plant blocked by RI regulators

Eli Sherman, WPRI

Environmentalists, meanwhile, have successfully argued power generated by the plant is not needed and would hurt the state’s goal of reducing greenhouse-gas emissions.

“This is a huge victory for Rhode Island and for the health of our communities,” said Conservation Law Foundation Senior Attorney Jerry Elmer in a statement. “Today’s decision is proof that communities can stand up to big gas and win.”

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