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Department of Environmental Quality
Board
Department of Environmental Quality
chapter
Small Renewable Energy Projects (Combustion) Permit by Rule Regulation [9 VAC 15 ‑ 70]
Action:
Establishment of Permit by Rule Requirements for Small Combustion Energy Projects
 
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this regulatory action is to implement 2009 state legislation requiring the Department of Environmental Quality to develop one or more permits-by-rule for combustion energy projects with rated capacity not exceeding 20 megawatts. In this regulatory action, DEQ will determine what requirements, if any, must be met for small combustion renewable energy projects; that is, projects generating electricity from biomass, energy from waste, or municipal solid waste.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [002707]
Associated Mandates Small Renewable (Combustion) Energy Projects; DEQ to develop procedure permitting construction and operation
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5763 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 3/30/2011.
6057 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/10/2012.
6463 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/28/2013.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mary E. Major 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: mary.major@deq.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)698-4423    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.