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Small Renewable Energy Projects (Combustion) Permit by Rule Regulation [9 VAC 15 ‑ 70]
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Chapter Information
Description Establishes a permit by rule for combustion energy projects with rated capacity not exceeding 20 megawatts including conditions and standards necessary to protect the Commonwealth’s natural resources.
State Authority Section 10.1-1197.5 through 10.1-1197.11 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority N/A
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To provide a reasonable degree of certainty and timeliness in the natural-resource protections required of combustion-energy projects by setting forth, as fully as practicable, these required protections “up front” in this new permit by rule.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Carol C. Wampler 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: carol.wampler@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4579    FAX: (804)698-4346    TDD: (804)698-4021
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Establishment of Permit by Rule Requirements for Small Combustion Energy Projects Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/28/2013.