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VEC Launches New Incentives for Purchase of Electric Mowers

June 10, 2019

Johnson, Vt – The Vermont Electric Co-operative (VEC) is offering a new bill credit for members purchasing electric lawn mowers. The new incentive, which adds to the list of several other VEC Energy Transformation Program incentives, takes the form of a bill credit of $1,000 for the purchase of commercial grade electric lawn mowers and $50 for the purchase of residential grade mowers.

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Members Gather for VEC Annual Meeting; Electric Vehicles the Theme

May 16, 2019

Johnson, VT – Vermont Electric Cooperative members got updates from co-op leadership and elected board directors, and also heard from experts on the future of electric vehicles (EVs) in rural Vermont at the co-op’s annual meeting May 11 at Jay Peak Resort. About 270 people were in attendance.

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Electric Vehicles the Focus at VEC's Annual Meeting May 11

April 16, 2019

Johnson, VT- Vermont Electric Co-operative members will be able to get the very latest on the fast-moving electric vehicle marketplace in Vermont and also enjoy a complimentary breakfast and great door prizes at the co-op’s annual meeting May 11 at Jay Peak Resort.

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Five Candidates Seek Three Seats on VEC's Board 

March 26, 2019

Johnson, VT- Five candidates are vying for three seats up for election this year on the board of directors of the Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC). Voting will take place online and by mail from April 16 through May 10 and also in person at VEC’s Annual Meeting at Jay Peak Resort on May 11. Election results will be announced at the meeting.

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Three Positions Open on VEC Board of Directors 

February 8, 2019

Johnson, VT – The Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC) is seeking petitions from eligible candidates for three seats on its twelve-member board of directors. Elections will conclude during VEC’s Annual Meeting of the Membership on Saturday, May 11 at Jay Peak Resort.