Announcements and Meetings

Announcements (see below announcements for Meeting Materials)

1/22/16: The Solar Siting Task Force has issued its final report to the Legislature, available here.

1/19/16: The Solar Siting Task Force will hold an additional meeting on Thursday, January 21, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Giga Conference room, 3rd floor of the Department of Public Service, 112 State St., Montpelier. See the press release for more details.

1/11/16: The ninth meeting of the Task Force will be held Tuesday, January 12, 2016 from 12:30 - 2:30 PM, Giga Conference room, 3rd floor of the Department of Public Service, 112 State St., Montpelier. See the press release for more details.

12/21/15: The eigth meeting of the Task Force will be held Tuesday, January 5, 2016 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM, Giga Conference room, 3rd floor of the Department of Public Service, 112 State St., Montpelier. See the press release for more details.

12/15/15: The seventh meeting of the Task Force will be held December 17, 2015 from 12:30-3:30 p.m. in Room 10 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 10 here). See the press release for more details.

12/2/15: The sixth meeting of the Task Force will be held December 3, 2015 from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. in Room 10 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 10 here). See the press release for more details.

11/10/15: The fifth meeting of the Task Force will be held November 13, 2015 from 1-3 p.m. in Room 11 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 11 here). See the press release for more details.

10/30/15: The fourth meeting of the Task Force will be held November 3, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Room 11 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 11 here). See the press release for more details.

10/12/15: The third meeting of the Task Force will be held October 22, 2015 from 1-3 p.m. in Room 11 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 11 here). See the press release for more details.

8/21/15: The second meeting of the Task Force will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on September 17, 2015 in the Giga Conference room, 3rd floor of the Department of Public Service, 112 State St., Montpelier. See the press release for more details.

7/16/15: The Public Service Department announces the first meeting of the Task Force, to be held July 28, 2015 in the Giga Conference room, 3rd floor of the Department of Public Service,, 112 State St., Montpelier from 1-3 p.m. See the press release for more details.

Meetings

Meeting #10
January 21, 2016
Press Release
Agenda
Draft Minutes
Draft Report 01-21-16

Meeting #9
January 12, 2016
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
Matrix of Proposals 01-08-16
Draft Recommendations Outline 01-12-16v2
Additional VPA Comments

Meeting #8
January 5, 2016
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
Presentation by Diane Bothfeld of the Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets
Matrix of Proposals 01-05-16
Draft Recommendations Outline 01-05-16

Meeting #7
December 17, 2015
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
S. 230: Bill proposing various improvements to the siting of energy projects and the process for siting them
Draft Public Service Board Rule 5.100
Provisions of Draft Rule 5.100 related to Matrix of Proposals
Matrix of Proposals 12-17-15
Public Comments

Meeting #6
December 3, 2015
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
Matrix of Proposals
Public Comments

Meeting #5
November 13, 2015
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
Regional Planning Presentation by Jim Sullivan of Bennington County Regional Commission

Meeting #4
November 3, 2015
10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Room 11 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 11 here)
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes

Meeting #3
October 22, 2015
1-3 p.m., Room 11 of the Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier (directions to the Statehouse can be found here, and the location of Room 11 here)
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
Suggested Policy Changes from Peter Rothschild of New Haven Planning Commission
Section 248 Presentation by Jeannie Oliver of the Department of Public Service
Act 250 Presentation by Jon Groveman and Lou Borie of the Natural Resources Board
Vermont Planning Framework Presentation by Sharon Murray of the Vermont Planners Association

Meeting #2
September 17, 2015
10 a.m. to 12  p.m., Giga Conference Room, 3rd Floor, VT Dept. of Public Service, 112 State St., Montpelier
Press Release
Agenda

Approved Minutes
Public Comments

Draft Guidelines for Siting Solar Energy Projects in Vermont from David Raphael of LandWorks
State Goals and Analysis of Future Solar Development by Dr. Asa Hopkins of DPS and BCRC Solar Potential Map

Meeting #1
July 28, 2015
1-3 p.m., Giga Conference Room, 3rd Floor, VT Dept. of Public Service, 112 State St., Montpelier
Press Release
Agenda
Approved Minutes
Public Comments