State regulators have approved wind testing towers
in southern Vermont, despite opposition from
the host towns. The decision comes during an intensifying debate
over renewable energy projects in Vermont.
The Vermont Electric Cooperative says it will
vote in July on a transmission line upgrade needed for the Kingdom Community
Wind project in Lowell, even though the project doesn’t have its final state
The Vermont Electric Cooperative has rejected a proposed twenty-year contract
offer to purchase electricity from the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant. The
decision follows the lead previously set by Green Mountain Power and Central
Vermont Public Service.