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2016 April

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Archive: April 2016

VELCO Named Finalist for Energy Innovation Award

Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) was named today as one of eight finalists for the electric industry’s highest honor, the Edison Award, based on the company’s work to create the Vermont Weather Analytics Center — a breakthrough for increasing electric grid resiliency and sustainability. Read More »

Construction Update, 4/13/16

Newport Substation Construction Update, 4/13/16 Major construction activities at Newport will resume in April 2016, including the installation of equipment foundations, erection of structural steel, and in-kind replacement of power circuit breakers.  Work will be performed entirely within the existing substation property. Truck traffic is expected to increase from May… Read More »

VELCO Board elects Colin Owyang as General Counsel

Rutland, VT — Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) announces the election of Colin Owyang as VELCO’s General Counsel and Corporate Secretary following a unanimous vote of the company’s Board of Directors on April 7, 2016. For the past three months, Colin, 47, has been working as General Counsel-designate under the direction… Read More »