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One-third of Vermonters woke up today without electricity, according to Vermont’s largest utility. It may be the end of the week before power is restored to the 45,000 homes and businesses across the state that have lost power.

The state of Vermont wants Green Mountain Power to reduce the size of its requested rate increase.

GlobalFoundaries, Essex Junction VT
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Green Mountain Power and GlobalFoundries have partnered on a new solar project that will help power the technology company and provide data to the Sandia National Laboratory.

GMP President and CEO Mary Powell with homeowner Troy Turner
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Green Mountain Power in Vermont says it is the first utility in the country to start installing the Tesla Powerwall home battery, enabling customers to store power for use during outages.

A Vermont utility is warning customers about a phone scam.