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Press Release: PUC Issues Recommendations to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Use in Vermont

The Vermont Public Utility Commission (“Commission”) distributed this press release discussing its report that contains recommendations for accelerating the use of electric vehicles (“EVs”) in Vermont. The report sets forth extensive recommendations for actions to be taken by State government, electric utilities, and third-party suppliers and installers of EV charging equipment to accelerate the transition to electric transportation. Recommendations include creating State incentives for the purchase of EVs and encouraging electric utilities to develop new rate structures that make Vermont an economically welcoming place for both EV drivers and charging station operators.