Tag Archives: Environment

Rhode Island to Save Energy and Costs

By the end of February 2012, various state buildings will have their roofs fitted with solar panels, which will save energy in the state. Much of the financing for this project will come from federal stimulus funds.  Beaches, parks and other areas will be getting the panels in the cities of: Charlestown, Exeter, Narragansett, North […]

Ohio Crosses Endangered Species Off the List

Much to the relief of nature enthusiasts in Ohio, the Lake Erie watersnake has been removed from the federal list of endangered and threatened wildlife as a result of over a decade of hard work. Along with the announcement, the Interior Department explained that the state has been working to protect both the species and […]