Wilson Street solar project ordered to pause after tribal officials claim disregard for Indigenous artifacts

Two cease and desist orders were filed last week against Grasshopper Energy to stop construction of a 2.4-megawatt solar farm between Wilson Street and Cedar Street after allegations were made by the Narragansett Indian Tribal Historic Preservation Office that artifacts sacred to the tribe’s culture were destroyed. “The Narragansett Indian Tribal Historic Preservation Office had … Continue reading Wilson Street solar project ordered to pause after tribal officials claim disregard for Indigenous artifacts