Archive: May 2020

Chris Root honored with IEEE Meritorious Service Award

May 27, 2020 Rutland, VT — Chris Root, Chief Operating Officer at Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO), was recently honored with the 2020 Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Power and Energy Society (PES) Meritorious Service Award for “outstanding contributions in leadership, technical and educational activities of the… Read More »

A Tribute to Dick Chapman (1937-2020)

At the beginning of May, the VELCO family learned of the passing of Richard “Dick” Chapman, a former colleague and Chief Executive Officer of Vermont Electric Power Company. Many VELCO employees remember Dick as a respected and engaged leader whom required excellence from everyone. The following is a tribute to… Read More »