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10/29/2014
By Patricia Daddona PBN Staff Writer Posted 10/29/14 FM Global has pledged $1 million to support construction of the University of Rhode Island's proposed College of Engineering facility, a plan for which funding is included on the Nov. 4 ballot.
10/29/2014
By PBN Staff Posted 10/29/14 The Providence-Fall River-Warwick metropolitan area saw its construction employment increase 5 percent in September to 22,800 jobs, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.
10/29/2014
Published: October 29, 2014 02:29 PM BY KATE BRAMSON Journal Staff Writer FM Global, one of the world's largest business property insurers and one of the state's largest private companies, on Wednesday joined other Rhode Island companies in pledging support — $1 million in FM Global's case — to help build the University of Rhode Island's proposed College of Engineering facility.

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10/23/2014
Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources today announce that, according to the 2014 edition of the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) State Scorecard, Rhode Island is ranked the third most energy efficient state in the nation. The state was...
10/22/2014
The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (Commerce RI) and the Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council (STAC) today announced that six Rhode Island businesses will receive $269,963 in grants from the state's Innovate Rhode Island Small Business Fund (Innovate RI Fund). The state grants...
10/10/2014
North Smithfield today became the first Rhode Island Community to embrace and launch the "Solarize" residential solar energy campaign. Solarize Rhode Island is a program created through a partnership of The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation (Commerce RI), the Rhode Island Office of Energy...

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