VPT: Vermont Today Discusses Lowell Wind & VEC Vote

Aug 02, 2011 No Comments by

Below is the 6/29 edition of Vermont Today that discusses the VEC transmission line upgrade vote and the Lowell wind project. Fast forward to 15:00 minutes in.     Watch the full episode. See more Vermont This Week.

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This Week: VEC Vote Results, Yankee Fuel, PACE and more – 7/29/11

Jul 29, 2011 No Comments by

The big news this week was the result of the Vermont Electric Coop vote on whether or not to upgrade a transmission line jointly with Green Mountain Power so it could serve the Lowell wind project.

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Burlington Free Press: Wind wins again in landslide

Jul 29, 2011 No Comments by

On Lowell Mountain, the force remains with Green Mountain Power.

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Burlington Free Press: Vermont Electric approves line upgrade needed for Lowell wind project

Jul 27, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from the Burlington Free Press. Members of Vermont’s third-largest electric utility decided overwhelmingly Tuesday that their company should share a transmission line with a controversial wind energy project.

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VTDigger: Vermont Electric Co-op members vote to OK line upgrade project

Jul 27, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from VTDigger.   JOHNSON–The Vermont Electric Co-op members overwhelmingly approved a 16.9-mile transmission line upgrade on Tuesday night.

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Media Advisory: Why Vote No Campaign Results Rally Tuesday

Jul 22, 2011 No Comments by

The Why Vote No Campaign will be holding a results rally at VEC Headquarters in Johnson, VT at 6:30PM on Tuesday 7/26. Community members and campaign leaders will make statements to the press as the result of the vote becomes known. All are encouraged to attend as a decision on the Lowell wind project’s transmission […]

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Barton Chronicle: VEC Vote Coverage and Opinions

Jul 18, 2011 No Comments by

Last week’s edition of the Barton Chronicle included many opinions on the VEC vote and coverage of the latest developments. You can download it in PDF here.

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VTDigger: A “no” vote could scuttle Lowell Mountain wind project

Jul 11, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from VTDigger. By Jon Margolis There were only a few people at the Vermont Electric Co-op headquarters in Johnson Wednesday evening. There was no quarrelling, and political debates were strictly off-limits.

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