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Business Wire
Fitch Upgrades and Withdraws Vermont Electric Cooperative's Sr. Secured Rating; Outlook Stableto state regulatory oversight, which has the potential to limit rate and financ
Fitch Upgrades and Withdraws Vermont Electric Cooperative's Sr. Secured Rating; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
to state regulatory oversight, which has the potential to limit rate and financial flexibility. Positively, the Vermont Public Service Board (VPSB) has been supportive of VEC's rate requests, accounting treatment (i.e. ability to defer storm... Read more
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Rutland Herald
End of local government as we know itthe effort to make sure citizens, neighbors are heard before any project goes f
End of local government as we know it
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
the effort to make sure citizens, neighbors are heard before any project goes forward. In the energy field, there is a Public Service Board and Public Service Department that oversee an immensely thorough and lengthy process to review siting of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Town and state spar over solar projects with developertwo controversial solar projects, one which was denied a state permit, has file
Town and state spar over solar projects with developer
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
two controversial solar projects, one which was denied a state permit, has filed numerous motions and requests with the Public Service Board. The New York City based company demanded hearings for amended proposals, criticized the agency on... Read more
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Rutland Herald
State raises GMP’s net metering capPower hit the cap, maxing out�how many of these types of solar projects can be
State raises GMP’s net metering cap
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Power hit the cap, maxing out�how many of these types of solar projects can be hooked up to the grid. On Friday, the Public Service Board granted Green Mountain Power�s request to allow an additional 7.5 megawatts of new solar to be connected... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Vt. Gas: Cost of pipeline now double original estimatemillion. Vermont Gas is seeking permission from state regulators to increase t
Vt. Gas: Cost of pipeline now double original estimate
The Addison County Independent / Posted 3 days ago
million. Vermont Gas is seeking permission from state regulators to increase the cost and filed a letter with the Vermont Public Service Board this past Tuesday explaining why the project is running over budget. Company officials say most of the... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Former VTrans head Sue Minter pushes for free higher ed. in Gov. raceof planning and local development review.” The state’s Section 248 review proc
Former VTrans head Sue Minter pushes for free higher ed. in Gov. race
The Addison County Independent / Posted 7 days ago
of planning and local development review.” The state’s Section 248 review process currently allows the three-person Public Service Board to decide renewable energy applications. Minter said the PSB has been flooded with applications to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Technical College president steps downOKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad
Vermont Technical College president steps down
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Rescue crews find body of missing swimmerOKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad
Rescue crews find body of missing swimmer
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Suspect in Celina Cass murder due in courtOKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad
Suspect in Celina Cass murder due in court
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
5th arrest in Burlington murderOKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad
5th arrest in Burlington murder
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Meet Melissa SheketoffOKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad
Meet Melissa Sheketoff
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Navy's mission for better understandingOKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad
Navy's mission for better understanding
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantState OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
State OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plantVERNON, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to b
State OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
VERNON, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Public Service Board has approved a request to build a second dry fuel storage pad at a closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon. The board on Monday issued a certificate of public good for the project,... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont PSB gives OK to new spent fuel storage site at Yankeea second nuclear waste storage pad at Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant will h
Vermont PSB gives OK to new spent fuel storage site at Yankee
Bennington Banner / Posted 9 days ago
a second nuclear waste storage pad at Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant will have a minimal aesthetic impact, the Vermont Public Service Board gave Entergy the go-ahead to start building. "We are pleased that the Vermont Public Service Board has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sh5.6 Billion Budget Gets Reps' Nodfor personal emoluments and Sh161,567,685 for operations and maintenance. For
Sh5.6 Billion Budget Gets Reps' Nod
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
for personal emoluments and Sh161,567,685 for operations and maintenance. For the first time since devolution started, the Public Service Board was allocated its own budget of Sh47,520,000 for its operations. The assembly's Budget and... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont pipeline protester pleads not guilty to chargeson Monday evening, cutting off his communication with activist group Rising Tid
Vermont pipeline protester pleads not guilty to charges
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
on Monday evening, cutting off his communication with activist group Rising Tide Vermont. The pipeline, approved by the Public Service Board in 2013 and now under construction, will extend 41 miles between Colchester and Addison... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New solar array proposed off Murphy Road in Benningtonoff Route 7 across from the Bennington County Sheriff's Department. Encore has
New solar array proposed off Murphy Road in Bennington
Bennington Banner / Posted 14 days ago
off Route 7 across from the Bennington County Sheriff's Department. Encore has filed a 45-day notice with the Vermont Public Service Board, which will need to issue a "certificate of public good" before the project can be built. Encore can not... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Renewable Energy Vermont's new director ready for actionand installers of solar panels, solar hot water systems and modern wood pellet
Renewable Energy Vermont's new director ready for action
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
and installers of solar panels, solar hot water systems and modern wood pellet boilers. Andersen said her group urged the Public Service Board to continue a strong net-metering program. "There are a number of customers who already made the choice... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Legislature updates solar energy siting bill in one day; governor to sign itit to the people we represent to fix something that is not as clear as it shoul
Legislature updates solar energy siting bill in one day; governor to sign it
The Addison County Independent / Posted 20 days ago
it to the people we represent to fix something that is not as clear as it should be,” he added. It calls on the Vermont Public Service Board (PSB) to defer to communities and their local siting priorities in energy plans that have been signed... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Vt. lawmakers return for veto override sessionhalt new wind energy development in the coming year, until permanent noise moni
Vt. lawmakers return for veto override session
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 20 days ago
halt new wind energy development in the coming year, until permanent noise monitoring standards are approved by the Vermont Public Service Board. Far less controversial were provisions in S. 230 giving more deference to the wishes of local... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont appeal of NRC rule shot down by courtThe second proposed pad dimension is 93 feet by 76 feet. Entergy needs the cert
Vermont appeal of NRC rule shot down by court
Bennington Banner / Posted 21 days ago
The second proposed pad dimension is 93 feet by 76 feet. Entergy needs the certificate of public good from the Vermont Public Service Board to begin construction of the second storage pad in early 2016. If the certificate is issued, Entergy... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Vermont appeal of NRC rule shot down by courtThe second proposed pad dimension is 93 feet by 76 feet. Entergy needs the cert
Vermont appeal of NRC rule shot down by court
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 21 days ago
The second proposed pad dimension is 93 feet by 76 feet. Entergy needs the certificate of public good from the Vermont Public Service Board to begin construction of the second storage pad in early 2016. If the certificate is issued, Entergy... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Legislature to meet Thursday to rework solar siting billenergy goals. Some town officials have expressed frustration at the current sys
Legislature to meet Thursday to rework solar siting bill
The Addison County Independent / Posted 22 days ago
energy goals. Some town officials have expressed frustration at the current system, which gives the three-member Vermont Public Service Board broad powers in the permitting of renewable energy projects. The PSB review process has drawn... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Gutting renewable standardswith me in front of him, and noted that his firm was intimidating towns that we
Gutting renewable standards
Rutland Herald / Posted 22 days ago
with me in front of him, and noted that his firm was intimidating towns that were attempting to participate at the Public Service Board. His response was to push the letters back at me, noting that he saw them already when I posted them on... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin energy siting bill veto sparks showdownbill 230 was intended to allow towns to have a greater voice when it comes to s
Shumlin energy siting bill veto sparks showdown
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 23 days ago
bill 230 was intended to allow towns to have a greater voice when it comes to solar and wind projects that come before the Public Service Board. But the governor pointed to four technical problems in the bill. Two of them deal with the touchy topic... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shumlin vetoes energy siting legislationHe said those issues were identified after consulting with �legal experts at th
Shumlin vetoes energy siting legislation
Rutland Herald / Posted 23 days ago
He said those issues were identified after consulting with �legal experts at the Public Service Department and the Public Service Board.� According to the governor, language in the law would invoke a provision in statute and make Vermont... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Shumlin vetoes solar siting billthe last minute,” Shumlin said in a release. “After consulting with legal exper
Shumlin vetoes solar siting bill
The Addison County Independent / Posted 24 days ago
the last minute,” Shumlin said in a release. “After consulting with legal experts at the Public Service Department and the Public Service Board, I have determined that in a few critical instances the language in the bill does not match what I... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin vetoes renewable energy siting billenergy projects should go, he says last minute provisions would defeat the bill
Shumlin vetoes renewable energy siting bill
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 24 days ago
energy projects should go, he says last minute provisions would defeat the bill's intent. At issue are standards the Public Service Board should use when reviewing the potential for noise from wind power stations. There's concern the criteria... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Developer gives overview of proposed solar projectextra cost, but GLG agreed to assume the additional expense to minimize any pot
Developer gives overview of proposed solar project
The Addison County Independent / Posted 24 days ago
extra cost, but GLG agreed to assume the additional expense to minimize any potential aesthetic impacts. After the Vermont Public Service Board issued a Certificate of Public Good for the project, GLG notified the planning commission of the board’s... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin veto decision expected soonregional planning commissions more say in where renewable energy projects shoul
Shumlin veto decision expected soon
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 24 days ago
regional planning commissions more say in where renewable energy projects should go. It also addresses what standards the Public Service Board should use when reviewing the potential for noise from wind power stations. There's concern the criteria... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Collopy: S.230 worth fighting forit should have. How can no one care about these wind victims? And no one does �
Collopy: S.230 worth fighting for
Rutland Herald / Posted 25 days ago
it should have. How can no one care about these wind victims? And no one does � not the Department of Public Service, the Public Service Board or the Department of Health. And certainly not the governor and many legislators, particularly the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
State approval delayed for proposed manure digester projectby Green Mountain Power. The Burlington Free Press reports the power utility h
State approval delayed for proposed manure digester project
Bennington Banner / Posted 27 days ago
by Green Mountain Power. The Burlington Free Press reports the power utility has suspended its application to the Vermont Public Service Board, citing the additional time needed to make changes to the eFarm digester. GMP's digester would turn cow... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
State approval delayed for proposed manure digester projectby Green Mountain Power. The Burlington Free Press reports the power utility h
State approval delayed for proposed manure digester project
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 27 days ago
by Green Mountain Power. The Burlington Free Press reports the power utility has suspended its application to the Vermont Public Service Board, citing the additional time needed to make changes to the eFarm digester. GMP's digester would turn cow... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Farmer, developer propose turbinessaid he contacted VERA Renewables last year to help him realize his vision for
Farmer, developer propose turbines
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
said he contacted VERA Renewables last year to help him realize his vision for generating wind power on his farm. The project still needs a certificate of public good approval from the Public Service Board and other permits to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Dairy farmer, wind developer propose wind turbine in Hollandhis vision for generating wind power on his farm. The project still needs a ce
Dairy farmer, wind developer propose wind turbine in Holland
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
his vision for generating wind power on his farm. The project still needs a certificate of public good approval from the Public Service Board and other permits to move forward. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Dairy farmer, wind developer propose wind turbine in Hollandhis vision for generating wind power on his farm. The project still needs a ce
Dairy farmer, wind developer propose wind turbine in Holland
Bennington Banner / Posted 28 days ago
his vision for generating wind power on his farm. The project still needs a certificate of public good approval from the Public Service Board and other permits to move forward. Information from: The Caledonian-Record,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Energy siting bill faces possible vetowith the bill, as raised by lawyers in the governor�s office and by the renewab
Energy siting bill faces possible veto
Rutland Herald / Posted a month ago
with the bill, as raised by lawyers in the governor�s office and by the renewable energy industry: � The bill says the Public Service Board would undertake expedited rulemaking for sound standards for wind projects. But in order to do so, some... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Battle Creek solar project to be scaled backeast of the Route 279 interchange. The latter project had its application for a
Battle Creek solar project to be scaled back
Bennington Banner / Posted 1 months ago
east of the Route 279 interchange. The latter project had its application for a certificate of public good denied by the Public Service Board in February and the developer has had subsequent motions denied. The Apple Hill project remains... Read more

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