|Reduce and Cap Carbon Dioxide from Fossil Fuel Fired Electric Power Generating Facilities (Rev. C17)
|Ended on 4/9/2018
We can and must address climate change at the state level since the Federal government under Administrator Pruitt refuses to do so.
Climate change poses an increasing threat to Virginians' public health, national security, environment, and economy.
Virginia should join REGII, but if not legislatively possible, should establish its own cap and trade program.
I request that DEQ use its authority to adopt and implement a final standard that:
I encourage the administration to establish a climate working group and incentivize private investment in carbon sequestration and offset technologies.