Annual Report on Public Advocacy


Under Act No. 130 of 2016, An act relating to voter approval of electricity purchases by municipalities and electric cooperatives, Section 5f, the Vermont legislature directed the Commissioner of Public Service to provide a report "summarizing significant cases concluded within the past year and describing positions taken by the Department of Public Service in those cases," including those related to alternative regulation and other significant topics before the Public Service Board or other tribunals.  The Department completed its first report in January 2017. 

The Department has completed and shared with the Vermont General Assembly a draft of its second report on November 1, 2017.  Comments on this second report can be submitted via email to Comments can also be mailed to the Department at 112 State Street, Montpelier, VT 05620-2601.

Reports to the Legislature