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COVID-19 and VEC

March 15, 2020

Dear VEC Member:
As our community continues to contend with the COVID-19 coronavirus, VEC is committed to ensuring safe and uninterrupted electrical service. There is nothing more important to us than the safety of our community and employees. We also know that reliable service is critical, now more than ever.  

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Children, Local Journalism, and Vermonters in Need Receive Support Through the VEC Community Fund

February 24, 2020

Johnson, VT – Non-profit organizations dedicated to improving the lives of young children, supporting local journalism and helping families who have financial emergencies all received support through the last quarterly round of grants awarded by the Vermont Electric Cooperative’s Community Fund.

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Three Positions are up for Election on VEC Board of Directors

February 6, 2020

Johnson, VT – The Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) has three seats up for election on its twelve-member board of directors this year. Voting will begin in mid-April and conclude during VEC’s Annual Meeting of the Membership on Saturday, May 9 at Smugglers’ Notch Resort.

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VEC Continues Wide Variety of Incentives for 2020

January 8, 2020

Johnson, VT – Vermont Electric Co-op is continuing to offer a wide range of bill credits this year for members who purchase certain electricity-powered devices for their homes or businesses to transition away from fossil fuels.

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Tips from Vermont Electric Co-op on Staying Cyber-Secure this Holiday Season 

December 9, 2019

Johnson, VT – Now that the holiday season is in full swing, many of us are likely spending more time online shopping for gifts, so it’s especially important to remain aware of cyber threats.