Customers who opt to pay a premium will help underwrite the cost. The company had to come up with the plan as a condition of the permit for its recently completed pipeline extension.
News Release — Vermont Gas Systems August 23, 2017 Media Contact: Beth Parent, Communications and Brand Manager, Vermont Gas Systems PH: (802) 865-1460 / (802) 578-2776 [email protected] Vermonters make the switch to save money, reduce carbon footprint this winter Middlebury, VT – Vermont Gas announced today that 507 families and businesses in Addison County have […]
The Vermont Public Service Board will examine whether its regulatory processes are right for a changed world.
Vermont Gas Systems deviated from its permit by burying the line as little as 3 feet deep, says the Department of Public Service. The DPS says it meets safety standards but wants to know what happened.
I silently held my sign that said “TD BANK FUNDS DAPL” as admitted students and their families considered not only what classes to take, but which bank to choose.
The company was fined an additional $25,000 for violating the terms of an agreement with the state to protect threatened species.
News Release — Vermont Gas Systems May 5, 2017 Media Contact: Beth Parent, Communications Manager, Vermont Gas Systems PH: (802) 865-1460 / (802) 578-2776 [email protected] Company sponsors statewide event, hosts annual employee clean up South Burlington, Vt. – Vermont Gas employees are once again pitching in and picking up trash along our roads ahead of […]
The Conservation Law Foundation says its appeal is less about stopping the pipeline, which is already in use, than holding the Public Service Board accountable to the law regarding permits.
“It’s been a big challenge,” said CEO Don Rendall. A legal action by opponents is still pending, and a federal safety agency is investigating the pipeline’s construction.
They are asking the governor to set aside the permit from the Public Service Board. Meanwhile, a federal safety agency is looking into construction practices.
At 4:50 a.m., I was on a Greyhound to Montreal on the way to the annual meeting of shareholders for Valener, an investment firm that owns 29 percent of Gaz Metro, which in turn owns Vermont Gas.
Press Release — Vermont Supreme Court March 30, 2017 Contact: Linda Ryea Richard, Chief of Planning and Court Services Office of the Court Administrator (802) 828-4767 Oral arguments in the matter of In Re: Petition of Vermont Gas Systems, Inc. will be held from 9:00 – 9:30 am on Tuesday, April 4 at the Vermont […]
If it is wrong to poison drinking water in Vermont, it is wrong to take advantage of the fact that people at the other end of the pipeline may not have the means to protect their back yards from exploitation by corporations partnering with their government.
News Release — Vermont Gas System March 13, 2017 Contact: Elizabeth Parent [email protected] South Burlington, Vermont – From this past weekend’s frigid temperatures to a Nor’easter in the forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday, Mother Nature doesn’t seem to be done with winter just yet. The second major snowstorm of the winter is expected to bring […]