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PV20 Outage Update (12-29-17)

Remaining work in VT during outage: Final inspection prior to energization. Remaining work in NY during outage: Stringing shield wire over the road and making connections. Expecting completion of work by the end of day 12-29-17, final site walk-down on 12-30-17, and begin energization sequence on 12-30-17 to restore service. Read More »

PV20 Outage Update (12-28-17)

Remaining work in VT during outage: Final inspection prior to energization. Remaining work in NY during outage: String transmission lines over the road and make connections. Planning for completion of work by the end of day 12-29-17, final site walk-down on 12-30-17, and begin energization sequence on 12-30-17 to restore… Read More »

PV20 Outage Update (12-27-17)

Remaining work in VT during outage: Verification of contractor testing results and relay testing. Remaining work in NY during outage: String transmission lines over the road and make connections. Planning for completion of work and sign-offs by the end of day 12-28-17, final site walk-downs on 12-29-17, and begin energization… Read More »

PV20 Outage Update (12-26-17)

** No change in project status** Remaining work in VT during outage: adjusting oil pressure on a voltage transformer, pin disconnect switch, test switch and bus, and relay testing. Remaining work in NY during outage: test switch and bus, relay testing, install one transmission structure and string lines over the… Read More »

PV20 Outage Update (12-21-2017)

Remaining work in VT during outage: adjusting oil pressure on a voltage transformer, pin disconnect switch, test switch and bus, and relay testing. Remaining work in NY during outage: test switch and bus, relay testing, install one transmission structure and string lines over the road. Planning for completion of work… Read More »

VELCO to host informational meeting on proposed Barre area upgrades

Barre, VT – 6 October 2017: Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) is inviting neighbors in the Barre area, and other interested people, to an informational session about a proposed project to upgrade the Barre substation. The meeting will be held Wednesday evening, October 11, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at… Read More »

Cable Installation Scheduled for September 11

Grand Isle, VT – 11 September 2017: Vermont Electric Power Company wants to ensure neighbors are aware of the next phase of work associated with the PV20 Submarine Cable Replacement Project. Effective September 11, 2017, for approximately two months, Vermont Electric Power Company will perform the cable installation across Lake Champlain. Construction… Read More »

Schedule Changes for Grid Reliability Project

Grand Isle, VT – 21 July 2017: Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) wants to ensure neighbors are aware of a change in hours of operation for construction work associated with the PV20 Submarine Cable Replacement Project. Effective July 24, 2017, for approximately one month, Vermont Electric Power Company (VELCO) will be… Read More »