Wednesday Apr 9
A large solar array and an agricultural business are some of the beneficiaries of $5.2 million in loans from the Vermont Economic Development Authority.
The Brattleboro Reformer
Massachusetts company proposes Plattsburgh-Burlington electricity transmission line
Developers are lining up to bring renewable power to southern New England as part of a regional initiative that guarantees a ratepayer-backed return on investment.
The Burlington Free Press
New Selectboard members impact decision on fire station construction site
The Grand Isle Selectboard has voted unanimously to build the new fire station across from the town's elementary school on U.S. 2. The move came this week in the first board meeting since the election of two new members, who had objected to the previous board moving the proposed location 11 2 miles out of the village.
Ferry rate hike
Lake Champlain Ferry rates are going up. Lake Champlain Transportation says its fares will increase April 3rd for the Charlotte, Vermont to Essex, New York ferry -- and the Grand Isle to Cumberland Head crossing.
Nearly 4,000 Vermonters signed up for insurance through Vermont Health Connect this weekend.