Utility Phone Scam Vermont AG Warns About Phone Scam By Pat Bradley • Nov 16, 2014 Pixabay/Public Domain Listen Listening... / 0:34 Vermont Attorney General Bill Sorrell is warning state residents about a phone scam targeting electric power customers in which callers threaten to shut off customers' power if money is not sent immediately. Mass. Utilities Warn Of Late Payment Scam By Jim Levulis • May 14, 2014 wikipedia commons Electric utilities NStar and Western Massachusetts Electric Co. are warning about a scam targeting their customers. In the scam, someone calls homeowners or businesses and says their power will be shut off unless they make an immediate payment. VT Utility Warns About Phone Scam By Pat Bradley • Oct 29, 2013 Listen Listening... / 0:39 A Vermont utility is warning customers about a phone scam.