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VEC Issues a Peak Alert for Thursday and Friday

August 10, 2016

Johnson, VT- Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) is encouraging members to conserve energy on Thursday, August 11 and Friday August 12, between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. This is when demand for electricity is expected to spike as a result of high temperatures throughout New England.

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Vermont Electric Cooperative Chosen as Utility Participant in
National Guard’s “Vigilant Guard” Exercise

August 3, 2016

Johnson, VT- The final weekend of July 2016 was unlike anyother weekend at the headquarters of Vermont Electric Cooperative. While VEC is always prepared for emergencies and the unexpected, on July 30 and 31, VEC had the opportunity to participate in a national level emergency response

VEC Issues a Peak Alert for Monday and Tuesday

July 22, 2016

Johnson, VT- Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) is encouraging members to conserve energy next week especially on Monday, July 25 and Tuesday July 26, between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. This is when demand for electricity is expected to spike as a result of high temperatures throughout New England.

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Vermont Electric Cooperative to Hold Local “Meet and Greet” 

July 11, 2016

Johnson, VT- Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) is inviting local members to a "meet and greet" on Tuesday. July 26, from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Rock Art Brewery in Morrisville. Come hear from VEC’s Chief Executive Officer Christine Hallquist about some of the issues and programs the Cooperative is working on, and from Mark Woodward, Director of VEC District #4, about what it means to be a member-owner and how members can get involved.  

VEC Issues a Peak Alert for Friday and Monday

July 14, 2016

Johnson, VT-  Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) is encouraging members to conserve energy on Friday, July 15, and Monday July 18, between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. when demand for electricity is expected to spike as a result of high temperatures throughout New England.