Air Emissions Regulations

(Document - 3/6/2019)
A letter submitted to the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality referencing the Re-Proposed Action to Develop Regulations to Reduce and Cap Carbon Dioxide from Fossil Fuel Fired Electric Power Generating Facilities (Rev. C17), 9VAC5 Chapter...
(Document - 8/7/2018)
These briefs describe how Fortune 500 companies use energy efficiency to meet sustainability and other planning goals, including C02 reduction, lowering the cost of energy-intensive inputs, and building brand image. The first brief describes efforts...
(Document - 4/16/2018)
State air regulators can rely on energy efficiency to help meet specific pollutant reductions required under the EPA’s National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS). However many states are not incorporating this compliance strategy into their...
(Document - 4/9/2018)
Comments delivered to the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality RE: Rev. C17, 9VAC5 Chapter 140. 
(Document - 7/26/2017)
A letter submitted to the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality referencing Executive Directive 11, “Reduce and Cap Carbon Dioxide from Fossil Fuel Fired Electric Power Generating Facilities.”
(Document - 7/25/2017)
National appliance standards cover products ranging from refrigerators to commercial air conditioners to electric motors. Most of today’s national standards started out at the state level. Even when state standards do not become national ones,...
(Blog Post - 5/31/2017)
Spring is peak season for allergies and asthma. As a result, May has been declared National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. While our air is getting cleaner overall, the number of people with...
(Document - 4/28/2017)
A letter submitted to the Virginia Department of Natural Resources referencing state EO-57, "Development of Reduction Strategies for Electirc Power Generation Facilities."
(Document - 12/13/2016)
Congress should: Provide funding for technical assistance and implementation grants for clean distributed generation, as authorized in Section 451 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 Pass the HEAT (Heat Efficiency through Applied...
(Document - 10/26/2016)
This letter, signed by 60 different businesses, governments and nonprofits was submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency in response to the proposed Clean Energy Incentive Program (CEIP) for the Clean Power Plan (Docket No. EPA-HQ-OAR-2016-...