and a half months after taking over landline telephone and Internet service
from Verizon, Fairpoint Communications says customer service is improving. A
deluge of complaints from unhappy customers has prompted state regulators to
put the company on notice.
The Southern Loop/Coolidge Connector would run
51 miles, parallel to an existing transmission line between Vernon and Cavendish. The $300 million
project is supported by Central Vermont Public Service and by VELCO, the
company that owns and maintains Vermont’s electric transmission
Douglas Administration is raising questions about the financial stability of
the new owners of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant.
administration says the new company will be financially weak because it will have
to borrow billions of dollars.
the new questions are prompting critics to ask why the governor vetoed a recent
Vermont Yankee bill. The bill would have required the new owners to guarantee it
has enough money set aside to decommission the plant.