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VEC Is Seeking Director Candidates for the 2017 Election
February 10, 2017
Vermont Electric Cooperative Announces 2017 Energy Transformation Program
February 8, 2017
Vermont Electric Cooperative Statement on Cyber Security
December 30, 2016
Vermont Electric Coop Keeps Rates Flat, Despite Rising Costs
November 28, 2016
By TAYLOR DOBBS, VPR
The Vermont Electric Cooperative has announced that despite steadily climbing costs, the coop will not increase electric rates next year. CEO Christine Hallquist said the utility was preparing for a 3 percent rate increase in customers’ rates next year, but leadership called on employees
VT Utilities Warn Customers to Be on Alert for Phone Scams
November 16, 2016
Colchester, VT- Today is national Utilities United Against Scams Day, when utilities across the country warn customers about bill payment phone scams. Vermont’s three largest utilities – Green Mountain Power, Vermont Electric Cooperative, and Burlington Electric Department – are joining together to alert customers that scammers regularly make calls threatening disconnection if payment is not made immediately, and those calls have increased recently.
- VEC’s Co-op Community Solar Project Launched in Alburgh, Vermont
- VEC Announces Distribution of Member-Owner Patronage Capital
- VEC Issues a Peak Alert for Thursday and Friday
- Vermont Electric Cooperative Chosen as Utility Participant in National Guard’s “Vigilant Guard” Exercise
- VEC Issues a Peak Alert for Monday and Tuesday