Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Regulation for Emissions Trading [9 VAC 5 ‑ 140]
Action Reduce and Cap Carbon Dioxide from Fossil Fuel Fired Electric Power Generating Facilities (Rev. C17)
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ended on 4/9/2018
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3/7/18  11:11 am
Commenter: Gary Cothran

Recognize biogenic carbon emissions as carbon neutral
  • the Commonwealth of Virginia should not join RGGI;
  • the DEQ should maintain the current exemption for industrial boilers; and
  • biogenic carbon emissions should be recognized as carbon neutral irrespective of whether other fuels also are co-fired. 


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