The Vermont Statutes Online
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Chapter 005 : State Policy; Plans; Jurisdiction and Regulatory Authority of Commission and Department
Subchapter 001 : General Powers(Cite as: 30 V.S.A. § 218e)
§ 218e. Implementing State energy policy; manufacturing
To give effect to the policies of section 202a of this title to provide reliable and affordable energy and assure the State’s economic vitality, it is critical to retain and recruit manufacturing and other businesses and to consider the impact on manufacturing and other businesses when issuing orders, adopting rules, and making other decisions affecting the cost and reliability of electricity and other fuels. Implementation of the State’s energy policy should:
(1) encourage recruitment and retention of employers providing high-quality jobs and related economic investment and support the State’s economic welfare; and
(2) appropriately balance the objectives of this section with the other policy goals and criteria established in this title. (Added 2013, No. 199 (Adj. Sess.), § 12.)