Month: May 2019

Block Island Times

Garden Club beautifies town

The Rebecca statue has new planters this year thanks to a generous donation from Sullivan Sotheby’s. The money was donated to the Block Island Gardeners, which maintain the plantings.  It is hoped that other businesses will help support beautification efforts to make the town’s public areas look welcoming throughout the seasons. Pictured are Cindy Pappas …

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Block Island Times

Rhode Island Regulators Approve Revolution Wind Power Contract

400-Megawatt Offshore Wind Farm Will Save R.I. Electric Customers Millions in Energy Costs Over Life of the Project PROVIDENCE, R.I. (May 28, 2019) – Rhode Island regulators today approved a 20-year power-purchase agreement with DWW Rev I, LLC – a joint venture of Ørsted U.S. Offshore Wind and Eversource – for the offshore wind energy that …

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