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Peter Shumlin's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Peter Elliott Shumlin
Office: Governor (VT), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 2 Children: Olivia, Rebecca
Birth Date: 03/24/1956
Birth Place: Brattleboro, VT
Home City: Putney, VT
Date Title
April 1, 2014 Gov. Signs 'Net Metering' Economic Development Bill
Feb. 26, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Treasurer Pearce, Legislative Leaders Outline Efficiency Initiative
Dec. 23, 2013 Gov. Shumlin: "We Will Push Hard Until the Lights are Back on in Every Home"
Dec. 23, 2013 Gov. Shumlin, Attorney General Sorrell, and Entergy VY Announce End to Current Disputes and Path to Decommissioning and Site Restoration of Vermont Yankee
Dec. 5, 2013 New England Governors Sign Historic Energy Statement Committing to Regional Cooperation on Infrastructure
Oct. 24, 2013 Governors Announce Bold Initiative to Put 3.3 Million Zero-Emission Vehicles on the Road by 2025
Oct. 24, 2013 Gov. Shumlin, Emergency Board Approve an Additional $2.1 Million for LIHEAP
Aug. 27, 2013 Gov. Peter Shumlin's Announcement Following Entergy's Announcement
July 26, 2013 Letter to President and CEO Gordon van Welie, ISO New England, Inc. - Kingdom Community Wind's Energy Production
June 17, 2013 Governor Signs Legislation to Promote Energy Efficiency and Clean Energy for Homes, Farms and Businesses
Feb. 20, 2013 Gov. Shumlin, legislative leaders & others propose Vermont Clean Energy Loan Fund
June 15, 2012 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued the Following Statement on Today's Ruling by the Vermont Public Service Board
May 2, 2012 Governor Shumlin Announces $1.75 Million CEDF Assistance for Montpelier Heating Plant
April 9, 2012 Sanders Hosts Clean Energy Investment Summit
March 27, 2012 Governor Peter Shumlin's Statement on Vermont Yankee's Continued Operation Today
Feb. 18, 2012 Shumlin's Statement on Attorney General's Decision to Appeal Vermont Yankee
Jan. 25, 2012 Statements on the President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 19, 2012 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued the Following Statement Following Today's Ruling on the Entergy Lawsuit
Jan. 18, 2012 Governor Shumlin's statement on the Keystone Pipeline decision
Dec. 27, 2011 Gov. Shumlin: State Will Supplement Heating Assistance for Low-Income Vermonters
Dec. 15, 2011 Final Comprehensive Energy Plan Released
Nov. 11, 2011 Gov. Shumlin, Bipartisan Governors Call on Congress for Heating Assistance
Nov. 2, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Directs $13.5 Million to Fuel Assistance for Low-Income Vermonters
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Congressional Leadership
Aug. 29, 2011 Democracy Now - Transcript
Aug. 19, 2011 Blog: Starting the Conversation: The Importance of Hydro Power
Aug. 10, 2011 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued the Following Statement Regarding NRC's Letter on Entergy's Decommissioning Obligations
July 27, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Praises State Energy Office for Use of ARRA Funds to Reduce Energy Costs Statewide
July 18, 2011 Governor Shumlin's Statement Regarding Judge Murtha's Decision on Vermont Yankee
May 25, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Signs Renewable Energy Bill into Law
May 17, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Announces Formation of Vermont Climate Cabinet
April 19, 2011 Statement by Gov. Shumlin on Entergy Louisiana Lawsuit
April 11, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Unveils Plan to Boost Renewable Energy
March 29, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Calls for Incentives to Promote Clean-Burning, Energy Efficient Wood Heat
March 21, 2011 Gov. Shumlin's Response to NRC Decision on Vermont Yankee
March 18, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Issued the Following Statement on Aging Nuclear Plants
Feb. 17, 2011 Governor's Statement on Latest VY Problem
Feb. 4, 2011 Gov. Peter Shumlin calls for Vermont Yankee Reliability Oversight Committee, citing tritium leaks
Feb. 1, 2011 Blog: Yankee Oversight Committee
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Environment
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