With tag: green_mountain_power
Shumlin Says He Prefers Gaz Metro Bid For CVPS
By Bob Kinzel
Canadian utilities are engaged in a bidding war to purchase the state's largest
utility, the Central Vermont Public Service Corporation. And Governor Peter
Shumlin clearly favors one of the bids.
Experts: Canadian Firms May Want Control Over Grid
Comment: What is the better deal?
Lowell Wind Power Project Moves Forward
By Ross Sneyd
Green Mountain Power has filed for
permission to build a new wind power project in the Northeast
Kingdom. The wind farm in Lowell would generate enough electricity to power 20,000 homes and would be the largest
generator owned by GMP.
Vermont's Relationship With Hydro-Quebec
By Steve Zind
The CEO of Green Mountain Power and a regulatory expert explain the role Hydro-Quebec has played in Vermont's energy portfolio, and what the new 26-year deal for hydropower means for the state's energy future. And Lebanon, NH, considers changes to its zoning ordinances.
VT wind project could aid small town
Green Mountain Power Corp. could end up paying most of the municipal taxes in northern Vermont town of Lowell, if it's allowed to build a proposed wind power project.
Green Mountain Power seeks rate increase
second largest electric utility is asking the Public Service Board for
permission to raise rates 4.8 percent on October first.
GMP’s renewable power premiums to decrease
Supporting renewable energy
projects in Vermont will be a
little bit cheaper. Green Mountain Power won
permission from stte regulators to lower the premium for its "GreenerGMP
program by one cent per kilowatt hour.
Vt. power companies explore possible wind farm
Power and Vermont Electric Cooperative are exploring the potential of building
a wind power facility on Lowell Mountain in the Northeast Kingdom.
GMP takes steps to help low-income customers
second-largest power company says it will help limited-income customers by
increasing a discount and by increasing contributions to a program that helps
them pay for heating fuel.