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State News
August 24, 2016

GMP to buy 14 more hydroelectric dams

By Mike Polhamus, VTDigger.org

Vermont’s largest electric utility has committed to purchase 14 hydroelectric dams in New England and to get power from two others—a buy that will net Green Mountain Power an added 17 megawatts of energy production for just over $20…

Letter
August 24, 2016

Lowell wind tour, see for yourself

Dear Editor,

I’d like to invite the public on a real tour of Kingdom Community Wind in Lowell, Vt. This educational tour is not the pretend walk Mr. Lindholm references in his letter to the editor, published in the Aug. 17-23 edition. These…

Letter
August 18, 2016

Lessons from Lowell

Dear editor, Folks, it’s high time for Green Mountain Power (GMP) to host a walking tour, with news reporters, top state officials, ecology scientists and politicians, all walking on foot along the entire four-mile wind turbine array of 21, 459-foot tall turbines that they own…

Uncategorized
June 1, 2016

GMP rates among lowest for New England utilities

Green Mountain Power rates continue to rank among the lowest of New England’s largest utilities, according to the most recent data compiled by the Edison Electric Institute and released May 25. Overall, GMP’s rates are the second lowest and 17 percent lower than the regional…

GMP issues call for nominations for 2016 Zetterstrom Award
News Briefs
January 26, 2016

GMP issues call for nominations for 2016 Zetterstrom Award

By Steve Costello

A female osprey, identified by the necklace of brown feathers across her chest, calls from her nest, on Lake Arrowhead.

Seeking to recognize a leading Vermont environmentalist and honor the legacy of a legendary wildlife advocate, Green Mountain…

News Briefs
November 11, 2015

GMP donates to WARMTH program to address heating emergencies

The arrival of crisp, colder weather means many things to Vermonters–like the start of ski season and the coming holidays. But to many Vermonters, it means worrying about how to keep their families warm over the long winter months. Green Mountain Power is helping with…