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Local News
November 2, 2017

Following windstorm, utilities rush to restore power

By Evan Johnson

Thousands of Vermonters remain without power this week after an aggressive windstorm Sunday night and Monday morning downed trees and powerlines, taking out electricity throughout the state.

“Power companies are making progress, but report that there are some customers who could be…

Rutland Blooms doubles
Local News
April 13, 2016

Rutland Blooms doubles

By Steve Costello

Volunteers plant  a tree last year for the Rutland Blooms project.

RUTLAND—With Castleton University joining Green Mountain Power as lead partners and a host of significant contributions from the business community, Rutland Blooms will kick…

News Briefs
February 8, 2016

REDC adds three to board of directors

RUTLAND—Continuing the reorganization and refocusing of the Rutland Economic Development Corporation (REDC), the REDC Board of Directors has elected new members from three of the region’s leading companies.

John Casella II, 31, of Casella Construction; Shana Louiselle, 30, of Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO); and…

News Briefs
January 18, 2016

VELCO selects new general counsel

RUTLAND—Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) President and CEO Tom Dunn announced Jan. 8 that Colin Owyang, will serve as VELCO’s vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary effective April 7, 2016, subject to approval by the VELCO board. Mr. Owyang succeeds Karen O’Neill, who will…

State News
June 17, 2015

TDI, CLF reach agreement on transmission line project

By Morgan True, VTDigger.org

The Conservation Law Foundation has agreed not to oppose a 154-mile high-voltage transmission cable that would run beneath Lake Champlain in exchange for an increase the value of a benefits package the developer offered the state.

The agreement was filed Friday,…