Clean Energy Development Board

This page provides background information on the Clean Energy Development Board, its relation to the Clean Energy Development Fund, as well as upcoming meeting agendas and minutes from previous Board meetings.


The Clean Energy Development Board (CEDB) is charged with reviewing and approving the Clean Energy Development Fund's (CEDF) Annual Plan (including program design) & budget, and any updates to the Five Year Strategic Plan. The Department of Public Service is responsible for the day-to-day decisions of the CEDF and for development and presentation to the Board of the Annual Plan (including program design) & budget, and any updates to the Five Year Strategic Plan. Board members are appointed to four year terms and by either the Commissioner of the Department of Public Service (3 members), the Chair of the House Energy and Technology Committee (2 members), or the Chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee (2 members).

Board Members, Appointing Authority, & Year Term Ends

(Terms end on June 30th)

  • Kate Desrochers, House Energy Committee Chair, 2023
  • Jared Duval, Co-Chair,  PSD Commissioner, 2023
  • David Farnsworth, PSD Commissioner, 2025
  • Ken Jones, Senate Energy Committee Chair, 2025
  • Johanna Miller, House Energy Committee Chair, 2025
  • Sam Swanson, Co-Chair, PSD Commissioner, 2023
  • Paul Zabriskie, Senate Energy Committee Chair, 2023

Board Meetings: Schedule, Agendas, & Minutes

The Clean Energy Development Board (CEDB) meets regularly once a quarter.  When needed, special meetings are called. A schedule of the Board's meetings is listed below. All meetings are open to the public and are held remotly (via MS Teams) and at the Department of Public Service on the third floor of the Peoples' Bank building, 112 State Street in Montpelier. To attend a meeting remotly conact Andrew Perchlik ( or 802-828-4017) for details. As a link on the meeting dates below, agendas are posted below at least two days prior to meetings and then replaced with draft minutes within five days after the meeting. Once minutes are approved they soon thereafter replace the draft minutes as the document linked to the meeting dates. Links to Board documents are under meeting dates.


March 3

June 10

Draft Fiscal Year 2022 Budgets: CEDF   ARRA   SSREIP

July 2

Draft Fiscal Year 2022 Program Plan & Budget

July 12

July 28, 1:00

Hearing on the Development of the Advanced Wood Heating Market in Vermont.













Contact the CEDF Director Andrew Perchlik for specific agenda information.