The following information smacks of cronyism. Can you explain how 100 million dollars was taken away from local job creating business in Washington DC and sent instead to Burlington Vermont ? There are many thousands of poor people in our Nation's Capitol who really need that money. Most of the urban poor here are people of color. Sending 100 million dollars to Burlington Vermont which is a large majority white state is unequivocally unfair and racially unjust to the people who live here.
There is only one African-American on the Board of 12 directors at VEIC .
So how did and why did a "non-profit" sustainable energy company, Vermont Energy Investment Corporation get a 100 million dollar contract form the Department of Energy and Environment in 2016 ?
The Washington City Paper reports:
Vermont Energy Investment Corp. website says about Blair Hamilton,one of their founders who sadly passed away: