We are concerned citizens working to build the climate movement in Rhode Island. An affiliate of 350.org, we’re fighting for 100% renewable energy, a clean and sustainable earth, and environmental justice for all.
CARI’s April Community Meeting featured Hank Webster, Rhode Island Director of the Acadia Center, speaking about the opportunity our state has to improve our health and our infrastructure by joining the regional Transportation & Climate Initiative.
Gov. McKee has expressed concern about the key provision of the Act On Climate bill that makes its goals enforceable. Here’s what Rhode Islanders, both famous and regular citizens, have to say about that concern.
Gov. McKee still hasn’t said whether he’ll sign the Act On Climate bill, which was passed by big bipartisan majorities in both the RI Senate and RI House. Big business and fossil fuel interests have his ear. Let’s raise our voice so he hears us, too.
With a change of leadership in the House of Representatives and a new wave of progressive lawmakers in the Senate, there’s a rare opportunity to pass serious climate laws in Rhode Island this year. CARI is excited to endorse these 10 necessary, inspiring bills.
CARI’s Stop Chase! Team once again displays the 50-ft long LED protest sign along Rhode Island’s roadways to bring attention to Chase Bank’s lending practices that promote climate-destroying fossil fuel production
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