Rhode Island

Development News | March 19, 2020
RI: Emergency Loans Now Available for R.I. Small Businesses   

The U.S. Small Business Administration will offer low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital up to $2 million to Rhode Island small... More>>


Industry News | March 9, 2020
RI: Orsted Opens U.S. Innovation Hub in Providence to Boost Offshore Wind   

Offshore wind developer Orsted is opening a hub in Providence, R.I., that it hopes will help accelerate the takeoff of the industry in the U.S. More>>


Development News | March 5, 2020
TN: MD: RI: PA: Dick's Sporting Goods to Open 4 Stores, Create 120 Jobs   

Dick’s Sporting Goods will expand with the opening of two Dick’s Sporting Goods stores and two Golf Galaxy stores, creating a collective 120... More>>


Development News | February 21, 2020
RI: 3 New Companies to Re-Locate or Expand in R.I., Creating 120+ Jobs   

Three new companies will re-locate or expand in Rhode Island, creating more than 120 new jobs using the Qualified Jobs tax credit program. More>>


Industry News | January 20, 2020
RI: New Buses Equipped with Cost-Saving, Energy-Efficient Solar Panels   

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced that new 2019 buses are equipped with cost-saving solar systems. More>>


Development News | January 2, 2020
RI: Medical Device Company SenTec to Open Office in Lincoln, Hiring 17   

International medical device company SenTec Inc. will open a new regional office in Lincoln, R.I., expecting to employ 17 people. More>>


Development News | December 30, 2019
RI: Gotham Greens Opens Growing Facility in Olneyville, Providing 60 Jobs   

A new, 100,000-square-foot Gotham Greens facility opened in Olneyville, R.I., recently, providing 60 jobs. More>>


Industry News | July 8, 2019
RI: Rhode Island Signs Wind Energy Agreements with European Firms   

The Rhode Island Secretary of Commerce was in Europe, where he signed agreements designed to make the state a focal point in the wind energy... More>>


Development News | July 3, 2019
RI: Rhode Island to Be U.S. HQ for GEV Wind Power, Hiring 125   

GEV, one of the largest wind turbine maintenance companies in the world, will make Rhode Island the home of its U.S headquarters. More>>


Industry News | May 27, 2019
RI: $4.5M Pledged for Offshore Wind Education, Supply Chain   

Ørsted US Offshore Wind and Eversource have pledged $4.5 million to support offshore wind education and supply chain development. More>>