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Lawmakers oppose Burrillville power plant project

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — State lawmakers who represent the town of Burrillville are opposing a plan to build a gas-fired power plant there. Sen. Paul Fogarty and Rep. Cale Keable sent a letter to the state Energy Facility Siting Board opposing the $700 million project. Both Democrats represent the northwest corner of the state where Chicago-based Invenergy wants to build ...

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$700-million ‘clean’ gas-fired power plant proposed in Burrillville

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Invenergy says its proposed $700-million natural gas-fired power plant in Burrillville would be the most efficient generator of electricity that burns fossil fuels in New England. The plan to build the huge facility — dubbed the Clear River Energy Center — will be formally announced Tuesday at a news conference with Governor Raimondo and Michael Polsky, chief executive of Chicago-based ...

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