Green Mountain Power Corporation (NYSE:GMP) has beennamed to Business Week magazine’s list of top-performing small-capcompanies. The Company was ranked 25th out of 50 companies ranked and wasthe only Vermont-based company included. The list was compiled by rankingthe Standard & Poor’s SmallCap 600 stocks by one-and three-year totalreturns as of Feb 14.”It is very satisfying to see Green Mountain Power included in BusinessWeek’s list of top performing companies. We have vigorously pursuedimproving customer service while finding new ways to control costs. Theresults have clearly benefited our shareholders right along with ourcustomers,” said Christopher L. Dutton, president and chief executiveofficer of Green Mountain Power.According to the Business Week article, most of the best companiesprospered by increasing productivity and aggressively cutting costs.Green Mountain Power’s three-year total return was 181.5 percent.The article is available on-line at: www.businessweek.com/bw50/content/mar2003/a3826058.htm(link is external)and thelisting of the 50 companies is available at: www.businessweek.com/bw50/content/mar2003/a3826059.htm(link is external).