U.S. Heating Oil and Propane Prices
(Dollars per Gallon) 3/14/2011
3.878 .. Residential
3.148 .. Wholesale
2.857 .. Residential
1.403 .. Wholesale
U.S. Distillate and Propane Stocks
(Millions of Barrels) 3/11/2011
152.6 … Distillate Stocks
27.362 .. Propane Stocks
U.S. Distillate and Propane Production and Demand
(Millions of Barrels per Day) 3/11/2011
The nearly $69 million dollar stimulus award Vermont utilities received from the federal Department of Energy (DoE) this week will have a much greater and long lasting effect on the Green Mountain State than hundreds of millions of dollars in stimulus band aids that we are also receiving.
Which broadband grant applicants does Vermont like or not like? That’s the question theNational Telecommunications and Information Administration(NTIA), which is the part of the US Commerce Department and is charged with distributing some of the stimulus funding for broadband, asked the Economic Stimulus and Recovery (ESR) office, which has the responsibility for answering such questions in Vermont.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) has created opportunities for significant investment in Vermont for business development; support of educational programs; expansion of housing, nutrition and other public services; construction of transportation , water and wastewater infrastructure; and substantial opportunity to retain and increase jobs.