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STATE OF VERMONT
House of Representatives
  • Rep. Stephen Carr, Chair
  • Rep. Curtis McCormack, Vice Chair
  • Rep. Corey Parent, Ranking Member
  • Rep. Robin Chesnut-Tangerman
  • Rep. Robert Forguites, Clerk
  • Rep. Laura Sibilia
  • Rep. Warren Van Wyck
  • Rep. Michael Yantachka

House Committee on Energy and Technology

 

AGENDA

 

Room 41

March 21, 2017 - March 24, 2017

Last Updated 3/23/2017 3:16 PM

 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

10:00 AM          House Convenes

 

11:30 AM          Democratic, Republican and Progressive Caucuses

 

12:00 PM          Lunch

 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

9:00 AM          H. 501 - An act relating to electricity storage on the Vermont grid

Rep. Laura Sibilia

Imre Gyuk, Program Manager for Energy Storage, Ph.D., U.S. Department of Energy

Chip Palombini, Sales Manager, Dynapower Company

Russ Weed, Vice President for Business Development and Marketing, UniEnergy Technologies

Todd Olinsky-Paul, Project Director, Clean Energy States Alliance

Anne Margolis, Manager, Department of Public Service

Jay Bellows, CEO, Northern Reliability

 

11:00 AM          T-Mobile

Overview

Stacey Briggs, Senior Manager, State and Legislative Affairs, T-Mobile

 

12:00 PM          Lunch

 

1:00 PM          House Convenes

 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

9:00 AM          H. 227 - An act relating to the repeal of Vermont’s statute permitting alternative forms of regulation for electric and natural gas companies

Riley Allen, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Public Service

 

9:30 PM          House Convenes

 

15 min after Floor          H. 501 - An act relating to electricity storage on the Vermont grid

Josh Castonguay, Chief Innovation Executive, Green Mountain Power

 

12:00 PM          Lunch

 

1:00 PM          H. 501 - An act relating to electricity storage on the Vermont grid

Aaron Adler, Legal Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Anne Margolis, Manager, Department of Public Service

Robert Dostis, Vice President of Stakeholder Relations, Green Mountain Power

Andrea Cohen, Government Affairs and Member Relations, Vermont Electric Cooperative, Inc.

 

4:00 PM          Joint Assembly

Judicial Review

 

Friday, March 24, 2017

9:30 AM          House Convenes

 

15 min after Floor          H. 396 - An act relating to the net metering program and environmental attributes

Rep. Robin Chesnut-Tangerman

Aaron Adler, Legal Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Kevin Fink, Policy Analyst, Public Service Board

 

12:00 PM          Lunch

 

1:00 PM          FirstNet

Christopher Herrick, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Public Safety

Terry LaValley, Communications Program Manager, Department of Public Safety

 

ATTENTION WITNESSES- Please email handouts to the committee assistant before your scheduled meeting date and bring 2 hard copies. Please write your name, organization, date and title on each document. With few exceptions, any documents you hand out to a committee, or send to a committee assistant, are open to the public and may be posted to the committee’s webpage.

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Faith Brown at 802-828-2263 or fbrown@leg.state.vt.us