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Bennington Banner
State: Vermont Gas likely won't face fines for killing flowersto install a pipeline. The Agency of Natural Resources and the Department of P
State: Vermont Gas likely won't face fines for killing flowers
Bennington Banner / Posted 5 days ago
to install a pipeline. The Agency of Natural Resources and the Department of Public Service have also jointly asked the Public Service Board to investigate the incident and take further legal action if appropriate. The company's contractors... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Regulators recommend 5.68 percent rate cut for Vermont Gasas justification for the recommended rate cut. Vermont Gas still has a chance
Regulators recommend 5.68 percent rate cut for Vermont Gas
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
as justification for the recommended rate cut. Vermont Gas still has a chance to respond to the DPS' recommendation before the Public Service Board. Petitions will be heard in December. The board's resolution is projected to come in spri... Read more
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Island Packet
Regulators recommend 5.68 percent rate cut for Vermont Gasas justification for the recommended rate cut. Vermont Gas still has a chance
Regulators recommend 5.68 percent rate cut for Vermont Gas
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
as justification for the recommended rate cut. Vermont Gas still has a chance to respond to the DPS' recommendation before the Public Service Board. Petitions will be heard in December. The board's resolution is projected to come in spri... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Gas disputes DPS rate-cut proposalto go into rates -- which is $134 million -- is accurate and justified. We look
Vermont Gas disputes DPS rate-cut proposal
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
to go into rates -- which is $134 million -- is accurate and justified. We look forward to make our case in front of the Public Service Board," said company spokesperson Beth Parent. The $134 million is the total Vermont Gas agreed to cap... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Green Mountain Power to buy 14 more hydroelectric damsto submitting at least the 10 dams outside Vermont to the state's Section 248 p
Green Mountain Power to buy 14 more hydroelectric dams
Bennington Banner / Posted 10 days ago
to submitting at least the 10 dams outside Vermont to the state's Section 248 power-generation review process. The Vermont Public Service Board conducts that review in light of 10 statutory criteria, which include environmental factors as well as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Graft Agency Cites Corruption Vulnerabilities in Nakuru Countysurvey conducted by the commission also shows that the county departments on fi
Graft Agency Cites Corruption Vulnerabilities in Nakuru County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
survey conducted by the commission also shows that the county departments on finance and economic planning, procurement, Public Service Board and human resource, roads, public works and infrastructure, lands and health are the most prone to... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Regulators knock back GMP rate hike request by a thirdof customers. The increase is to go into effect Oct. 1 and cover the next 12 m
Regulators knock back GMP rate hike request by a third
Bennington Banner / Posted 12 days ago
of customers. The increase is to go into effect Oct. 1 and cover the next 12 months. It still needs approval from the Public Service Board. The new rate comes via what's called an alternative rate plan, the details of which GMP and the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
The power behind wind powertwo have failed, as we will see by looking at newly formed erosion channels bel
The power behind wind power
Rutland Herald / Posted 16 days ago
two have failed, as we will see by looking at newly formed erosion channels below them, with freshly exposed roots. The Public Service Board and GMP were both warned that these level spreaders on steep slopes would fail, but neither paid any... Read more
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Rutland Herald
End industrial wind nightmareThe Public Service Board, which should have the word �public� removed from it,
End industrial wind nightmare
Rutland Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The Public Service Board, which should have the word �public� removed from it, came out with their new temporary standards on industrial wind turbine noise standards. Shocked, I guess I shouldn�t be; angry, you bet I am. Many people from around... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Developer: Construction on Vt. wind project to beginstudies under an agreement between the company and the state Agency of Natural
Developer: Construction on Vt. wind project to begin
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 days ago
studies under an agreement between the company and the state Agency of Natural Resources. It was approved last week by the Public Service Board. Iberdrola must also help pay to acquire about 680 acres of land nearby. Construction can begin in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Looming Crisis as 335 Embu Workers Face the SackAt least 335 workers hired when Embu county public service board chairman was o
Looming Crisis as 335 Embu Workers Face the Sack
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
At least 335 workers hired when Embu county public service board chairman was on suspension are at risk of being sacked. The county government has moved to court seeking stay of orders declaring the workers' employment contracts null and void. In... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Democratic embrace of nominees comes with asterisk or twoOne potential conflict to a Welch run would have been the fact that his wife, f
Democratic embrace of nominees comes with asterisk or two
Bennington Banner / Posted 20 days ago
One potential conflict to a Welch run would have been the fact that his wife, former Rep. Margaret Cheney, serves on the Public Service Board. Welch said in an interview that Minter could benefit from "the tailwinds" of Hillary Clinton seeking... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Embu Health Services Resume After Week Long Strikeservice operations are not paralyzed in any part of the country. According to
Embu Health Services Resume After Week Long Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
service operations are not paralyzed in any part of the country. According to the return to work formula, "the County Public Service Board will recruit 10 medical officers posted by the intergovernmental relations technical committee in May... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Public shouldn’t be barredA federal judge ordered our Vermont Public Service Board to let citizens exerci
Public shouldn’t be barred
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 days ago
A federal judge ordered our Vermont Public Service Board to let citizens exercise our First Amendment rights to attend their recent hearing that they had attempted to close to the public. Unwilling to eject any disorderly citizens, they instead... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Utilities regulator creates limits on wind turbine noiseto sections dealing with wind turbine noise. He said those sections would�ve hi
Utilities regulator creates limits on wind turbine noise
Rutland Herald / Posted 22 days ago
to sections dealing with wind turbine noise. He said those sections would�ve hindered renewable energy development. The Public Service Board had set standards on a case-by-case basis. Vermont Public Radio reports the board released its new... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
PSB creates limits on wind turbine noiseto sections dealing with wind turbine noise. He said those sections would've hi
PSB creates limits on wind turbine noise
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
to sections dealing with wind turbine noise. He said those sections would've hindered renewable energy development. The Public Service Board had set standards on a case-by-case basis. Vermont Public Radio reports the board released its new... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Wind stormpassed a bill this year giving a greater say to town energy plans but still ref
Wind storm
Rutland Herald / Posted 23 days ago
passed a bill this year giving a greater say to town energy plans but still refusing to give towns veto power. The Public Service Board has drawn harsh criticism for its alleged deafness to local concerns, and consequently has begun to give... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Scott’s integrity above reproach As a 15-year member of the Public Service Board, I had to keep a keen eye on
Scott’s integrity above reproach
Rutland Herald / Posted 24 days ago
As a 15-year member of the Public Service Board, I had to keep a keen eye on Vermont�s Legislature. While I consider myself a Democrat, I certainly look at content first and party second. It is fair to say that I... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Scott’s integrity above reproach As a 15-year member of the Public Service Board, I had to keep a keen eye on
Scott’s integrity above reproach
Rutland Herald / Posted 24 days ago
As a 15-year member of the Public Service Board, I had to keep a keen eye on Vermont�s Legislature. While I consider myself a Democrat, I certainly look at content first and party second. It is fair to say that I... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont working group to study state utility regulationpassed this year called for the group to look at ways to improve citizen partic
Vermont working group to study state utility regulation
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 25 days ago
passed this year called for the group to look at ways to improve citizen participation in matters before the Public Service Board, which regulates power and other utilities. The move comes after critics of Vermont's siting process... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Activists protest outside gas pipeline hearingsaid Theora Ward, a Hinesburg resident. She said she did not become involved i
Activists protest outside gas pipeline hearing
Rutland Herald / Posted 25 days ago
said Theora Ward, a Hinesburg resident. She said she did not become involved in the issue until well after the Public Service Board�s approval of the project in December 2013. �I am upset and saddened that in their race to complete the... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Public Service Board discusses Vt. Gas PipelineWITH ROOM FOR ONLY SIX RESIDENTS INSIDE, DOZENS OF PROTESTERS THE VERMONT PUBLI
Public Service Board discusses Vt. Gas Pipeline
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 26 days ago
WITH ROOM FOR ONLY SIX RESIDENTS INSIDE, DOZENS OF PROTESTERS THE VERMONT PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD MEETIN THEY HELD SIGNS AND SANG, SOME EVEN LYING ON THE GROUND, REPRESENTING CLIMATE CASUALTIES. GONE SO FAR THAT THEY ARE USING ARMED POLICE OFFICERS TO... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Hearing on final land deal for Vt. Gas pipeline projectwho oppose this pipeline and don't want to see land being forcibly taken to hos
Hearing on final land deal for Vt. Gas pipeline project
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
who oppose this pipeline and don't want to see land being forcibly taken to host fracked gas," one protester said. The Public Service Board met inside to decide on what may be the final obstacle in Vermont Gas' Addison County Pipeline. A group... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Hearing underway on Vt. Gas pipeline projectland acquisition deal for the 41-mile Vermont Gas pipeline. Peaceful protests
Hearing underway on Vt. Gas pipeline project
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
land acquisition deal for the 41-mile Vermont Gas pipeline. Peaceful protests were held this morning in Berlin, where the Public Service Board is hearing an eminent domain case for Geprags Park in Hinesburg, which represents the last land parcel... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Judge tells state to open pipeline hearingactions made in the past few days could have an impact on how the project proce
Judge tells state to open pipeline hearing
The Addison County Independent / Posted 26 days ago
actions made in the past few days could have an impact on how the project proceeds. A federal judge on Monday ordered the Public Service Board to allow the public into an Aug. 4 hearing about whether Vermont Gas may claim eminent domain over... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont pipeline hearing expected to be marked by protestsBERLIN >> The Vermont Public Service Board has scheduled a hearing in a v
Vermont pipeline hearing expected to be marked by protests
Bennington Banner / Posted 26 days ago
BERLIN >> The Vermont Public Service Board has scheduled a hearing in a venue that is drawing complaints as being too small to accommodate more than six members of the public. A federal court this week ordered the board to allow the public to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Keurig employees clean up the riverpublic at Thursday's Vermont Gas pipeline hearing. A judge ruled that the meeti
Keurig employees clean up the river
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
public at Thursday's Vermont Gas pipeline hearing. A judge ruled that the meeting needs to be open to the public. The state Public Service Board wanted to hold it behind closed doors to prevent protests that disrupted previous hearings on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Reinstates Suspended County Officialchief officer Stephen Njiru. Mr Justice Byram Ongaya ruled that Governor Marti
Court Reinstates Suspended County Official
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
chief officer Stephen Njiru. Mr Justice Byram Ongaya ruled that Governor Martin Wambora usurped powers of the County Public Service Board when he sent Mr Njiru on compulsory leave. The court also issued interim orders restraining the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Sex offender arrested in Bristolpublic at Thursday's Vermont Gas pipeline hearing. A judge ruled that the meeti
Sex offender arrested in Bristol
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
public at Thursday's Vermont Gas pipeline hearing. A judge ruled that the meeting needs to be open to the public. The state Public Service Board wanted to hold it behind closed doors to prevent protests that disrupted previous hearings on the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Limited spots for public at Vt. Gas pipeline meetingpublic at Thursday's Vermont Gas pipeline hearing. A judge ruled that the meeti
Limited spots for public at Vt. Gas pipeline meeting
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 27 days ago
public at Thursday's Vermont Gas pipeline hearing. A judge ruled that the meeting needs to be open to the public. The state Public Service Board wanted to hold it behind closed doors to prevent protests that disrupted previous hearings on the... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Federal judge rules that PSB hearings must remain open to the publicactions made in the past few days could have an impact on how the project proce
Federal judge rules that PSB hearings must remain open to the public
The Addison County Independent / Posted 27 days ago
actions made in the past few days could have an impact on how the project proceeds. A federal judge on Monday ordered the Public Service Board to allow the public into an Aug. 4 hearing about whether Vermont Gas may claim eminent domain over... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearing MONTPELIER � A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to
Judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearing
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
MONTPELIER � A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to open a hearing on a gas pipeline project to the public, despite the board�s fears that protesters may disrupt it. U.S.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Judge orders Vt. PSB to open hearing on pipeline projectThe chair of the Vermont Public Service Board, Jim Volz, hit the trail Tuesday,
Judge orders Vt. PSB to open hearing on pipeline project
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
The chair of the Vermont Public Service Board, Jim Volz, hit the trail Tuesday, as part of a site visit at Geprags Park in Hinesburg. It's the last piece of the puzzle in Vermont Gas' $170 million Addison pipeline project. In what could be... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Federal judge orders Vermont utility board to open gas pipeline hearingA federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to open a hearing
Federal judge orders Vermont utility board to open gas pipeline hearing
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 28 days ago
A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to open a hearing on a gas pipeline project to the public, despite the board's fears that protesters may disrupt it. U.S. District Judge Christina Reiss agreed with critics of the Vermont... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
House cleaners accused of stealing jewelryboard to open hearingFederal judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearing
House cleaners accused of stealing jewelry
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
board to open hearingFederal judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearing A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to open a hearing on a gas pipeline project to the public, despite the board's fears that protesters may... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Federal judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearingMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service B
Federal judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearing
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to open a hearing on a gas pipeline project to the public, despite the board's fears that protesters may disrupt it. U.S. District Judge Christina Reiss agreed with... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Federal judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearingMONTPELIER, VT. >> A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service
Federal judge orders Vermont utility board to open hearing
Bennington Banner / Posted 28 days ago
MONTPELIER, VT. >> A federal judge has ordered the Vermont Public Service Board to open a hearing on a gas pipeline project to the public, despite the board's fears that protesters may disrupt it. U.S. District Judge Christina Reiss agreed... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Ferrisburgh closer on VGL dealsaid Heindel, also the Ferrisburgh Conservation Commission chairman. He said V
Ferrisburgh closer on VGL deal
The Addison County Independent / Posted 29 days ago
said Heindel, also the Ferrisburgh Conservation Commission chairman. He said VGL executives plan to file with the Vermont Public Service Board by Aug. 18 for a Certificate of Public Good for the project, and that it might make sense for them by... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Lisman will favor consumerspay. This balance will allow the future plan to be flexible to new technologies
Lisman will favor consumers
Rutland Herald / Posted a month ago
pay. This balance will allow the future plan to be flexible to new technologies and what electricity consumers want. The Public Service Board, the ruling body on electricity issues in Vermont, has swayed to the pressure of the politically correct... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
2 Protesters halt gas pipeline construction at Middlebury sitean endangered sunflower at another construction site after Vermont Gas said it
2 Protesters halt gas pipeline construction at Middlebury site
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 1 months ago
an endangered sunflower at another construction site after Vermont Gas said it would drill under the plants. The Vermont Public Service Board has blocked public comment at its Aug. 4 meeting. Protesters said they were prepared to stay at the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Controversy over Welch campaign cash$8,000 this election cycle, at the same time Welch's wife, Margaret Cheney, was
Controversy over Welch campaign cash
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 1 months ago
$8,000 this election cycle, at the same time Welch's wife, Margaret Cheney, was set to decide a big Comcast case before the Public Service Board. After media reports Wednesday pointed out the potential conflict, Welch's office announced Cheney is... Read more
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