Green Mountain Power Named Finalist for Electric Power Industry’s Highest Honor

News Release — Green Mountain Power April 21, 2016 Contact: Kristin Carlson, Green Mountain Power 802-229-8200 [email protected] VELCO also finalist for Award COLCHESTER, VT…. In recognition of its leadership and innovation, Green Mountain Power has been named as a finalist for the Edison Electric Institute’s 2016 Edison Award, the electric power industry’s most prestigious honor. […]

VELCO to make up for property tax underpayments

FERRISBURGH — Vermont Electric Power Co. has agreed to pay about $200,000 to five Vermont towns to make up for property tax revenue those towns have lost since 2009 due to a what a VELCO official called a “miscalculation” on how it assessed property in those five towns and Shelburne. Because of its error, VELCO […]

PSB halts Vermont Gas pipeline project along VELCO route

The Vermont Public Service Board late Friday ordered Vermont Gas to halt construction of its natural gas pipeline extension along certain sections of the proposed route until the company submits a soil management plan. Pipeline opponents say construction in the VELCO transmission line corridor will release a “hazardous” chemical lodged in the soil. The wood […]