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About vermontersforacleanenvironment

VCE's mission is to raise the voices of Vermonters and hold corporations accountable for their impacts on our people, our land, our air and our water. We are united in the belief that Vermont's future lies in conserving its clean, rural, small-town environment. We have joined together to pursue the common goals of encouraging economic development with minimal environmental impacts and preserving Vermont's natural beauty. VCE is committed to providing facts and information so that people can make informed decisions. We encourage your participation.

The State Of Slate: Why Reopened Vermont Quarries Are Causing Concern

http://digital.vpr.net/post/state-slate-why-reopened-vermont-quarries-are-causing-concern The State Of Slate: Why Reopened Vermont Quarries Are Causing Concern By JANE LINDHOLM & RIC CENGERI  Vermont Edition Vermont is the country’s top slate producer. But re-opening and expanding old quarries has caused worry in neighboring communities. Live call-in discussion: From a … Continue reading

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VCE’s Public Comment in Response to Anonymous Letter to PUC

November 27, 2018 Cases No. 18-0974-TF, 18-2850-TF, 18-3160-PET, 18-1633-PET Public Comment in Response to Anonymous Letter to PUC Vermonters for a Clean Environment submits this public comment in four cases related to Green Mountain Power’s rates and regulation plans. VCE … Continue reading

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Comment on Green Mountain Power’s Rate Cases and How They Are Being Handled by the Vermont Department of Public Service

Vermont’s Public Utility Commission has asked for comments by Nov. 27 on the anonymous information, below, which was sent to the PUC, four media outlets, and VCE.  Submit your comments as “Public Comment” in any of the following cases via … Continue reading

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Plan V-TV/60: Annette Smith of Vermonters for a Clean Environment on Vermont’s Energy Future

Join “Vermont Independent” publisher Rob Williams for a conversation with Annette Smith, executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment (VCE), on citizen activism, challenging corporate power in our Green Mountains, and Vermont’s energy challenges and possible futures. Find out … Continue reading

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Vermont Public Utility Commission, Public Beware

Vt. PUC Hearing Officer Threatens Citizens’ Attorney with Removal from Hearing Room, Sept. 20, 2018 This first of three 2+ minute videos is 8 minutes into the hearing on the record on the morning of the first day of the … Continue reading

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Annette Smith: An examination of Vermont’s energy policies

https://vtdigger.org/2018/03/18/annette-smith-examination-vermonts-energy-policies/ Mar 18 2018 Editor’s note: This commentary is by Annette Smith, who is the executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment Inc. http://www.vce.org/ She is a member of the Rutland Regional Planning Commission, where she currently chairs the … Continue reading

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VCE’s Energy Policy Report on the Dave Gram Show, March 14, 2018

http://wdevradio.com/the-dave-gram-show-march-14-2018/ THE DAVE GRAM SHOW – MARCH 14, 2018 Radio Vermont Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:46:34 — 97.6MB) | Embed In the first hour, Annette Smith executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment, talks about a report released by her … Continue reading

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