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VPPSA Celebrates National Hydropower Day

August 23, 2019

Waterbury Center, VT (August 23, 2019) – Hydropower has provided the nation with clean, renewable energy for over 200 years. In recognition of the first form of renewable energy, the Vermont Public Power Supply Authority (VPPSA) is pleased to celebrate National Hydropower Day. National Hydropower Day celebrates hydropower’s undeniable contributions to America’s clean energy infrastructure,…

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Congressman Peter Welch joins Vermont Public Power Supply Authority and Encore Renewable Energy to celebrate Trombley Hill Solar Project

June 17, 2019

Morrisville, VT —   Vermont Public Power Supply Authority (“VPPSA”) and Encore Renewable Energy were joined by Congressman Peter Welch today to celebrate the completion of their 866 kW Trombley Hill Solar project. The project came online earlier this month and is the first developed under a partnership formed last year. This project is expected to…

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VPPSA and Encore Renewable Energy to Host Trombley Hill Solar Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

June 12, 2019

Join VPPSA and Encore Renewable Energy to celebrate the completion of their 855 kW Trombley Hill Solar project, the first developed under their partnership formed last year. This project is expected to produce approximately 1,500,000 kWh per year, enough to power approximately 208 homes. The project is the first of an initial portfolio of projects…

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VPPSA Staff Mentors Accel-VT Energy 2019 Entrepreneurs

June 3, 2019

On May 29th, Ken Nolan and Melissa Bailey mentored entrepreneurs during Sprint 1 of Accel-VT Energy 2019, managed by Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund. Accel-VT selected 15 entrepreneurs from DCC Technology, EVmatch, Go Together Inc., ISunSolar Canopy Systems, Onboard Data, SomEV, Inc., and United Aircraft Technologies to participate in three-month intensive training program. Participants have three…

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VPPSA and Encore Renewable Energy Complete First Solar Project Together

May 30, 2019

Morrisville, VT — Vermont Public Power Supply Authority (VPPSA) and Encore Renewable Energy announced today the completion of their 855 kilowatt (kW) Trombley Hill Solar project, the first developed under their partnership formed last year. Sited on property owned by Morrisville Water and Light, it is the first utility project to come online under Vermont’s…

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Heat Pump Water Heater Rebate 2019

May 24, 2019

Download Rebate Form VPPSA member customers are eligible for a $300 rebate on the purchase of a heat pump water heater. To qualify, the heat pump water heater MUST replace a fossil fuel fired water heater. How A Heat Pump Water Heater Works Unlike traditional electric heaters, heat pump water heaters do NOT generate their…

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Save Big on a 2019 Nissan LEAF!

May 14, 2019

Download the Rebate Flyer The Vermont Public Power Supply Authority is partnering with local Nissan dealers to offer a $5,000 rebate on a new Nissan LEAF. When combined with the federal income tax credit, it could lead to as much as $12,500 in savings! Participating dealers include: Freedom Nissan Garvey Nissan Nissan of St. Albans…

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VPPSA General Manager joins Consumer Federation of America Board of Directors

May 10, 2019

Waterbury Center, VT – Ken Nolan, General Manager of the Vermont Public Power Supply Authority, has been elected to the Consumer Federation of America Board of Directors. Nolan will serve a one-year term as one of three public power representatives on the 35-member board. CFA is an association of non-profit organizations that advocates on behalf…

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Warning For VPPSA Member Utility Customers: Do Not Use Doxo for Bill Pay

May 8, 2019

It has come to our attention that several VPPSA member utility customers have been using Doxo, a third-party online bill payment service. Doxo is not affiliated with VPPSA or any of its member utilities. Despite showing your utility’s logo, Doxo is not an authorized payment service. Customers who pay their utility bill through Doxo are…

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Heat Pump Rebate 2019

April 3, 2019

Download Rebate Form VPPSA member customers are eligible for a $300 rebate on the purchase of a cold climate heat pump. If your home has been weatherized, you may be eligible for an additional $100 incentive. How a Cold Climate Heat Pump Works Heat pumps are versatile and efficient at heating and cooling your home. In…

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