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Vermont Electric Cooperative Recognized as Vermont Pride Business of the Year
May 25, 2016
Standard & Poor’s Ups VEC’s Credit Rating to A+
February 26, 2016
Johnson, VT- Standard & Poor’s (S&P’s) Rating Services has raised Vermont Electric Cooperative’s (VEC’s) credit rating from an A to an A+ with a stable outlook. S&P’s cited effective regulatory partners, cost-effective power supply, and strong management in its decision to boost the Co-op’s rating.
Vermont Electric Cooperative Launches New Program to Reduce Carbon and Reduce Costs in Maple Sugaring Operations
December 18, 2015
Johnson, VT- Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) has announced a new incentive program to assist maple sugaring operations to move to a future of lower production costs and lower carbon emissions.
VEC Buries Line in Richmond with Help from FEMA Storm Hardening Grant
November 17, 2015
Johnson, VT Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) members in Richmond will experience increased reliability during storms thanks to a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Vermont Electric Cooperative Members- Be Alert to Phone Scams
Johnson, VT- Vermont Electric Cooperative wants members to be vigilant about phone scams that threaten people with electricity disconnection if they do not make an immediate payment of funds. The caller will act as if they are representing their electric utility and give the person a number to call to make their payment. When they call that number they might even hear a recording claiming to be the electric utility.