Taxonomy Archives: Virginia energy

August 31, 2022

Youngkin administration lacks authority to end Virginia’s participation in RGGI

August 4, 2022

SELC, Appalachian Voices seek release of opinion that Virginia’s withdrawal from RGGI would violate law

March 17, 2022

SELC statement on Chickahominy Power’s canceled gas plant

February 14, 2022

Chickahominy Pipeline suspends beleaguered gas project

January 31, 2022

SELC, NAACP act to defend environmental justice, denial of Lambert Compressor Station permit

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — On behalf of the Virginia State Conference NAACP, today the Southern Environmental Law Center filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit in order to defend the denial of a permit ...

January 16, 2022

SELC statement on Youngkin Administration’s Executive Order to Remove Virginia from RGGI

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Yesterday Governor Youngkin issued an Executive Order directing a regulatory process to end Virginia’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), a program ...

November 5, 2021

SELC statement on Dominion Energy’s offshore wind filing

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Today Dominion Energy filed an application with Virginia’s State Corporation Commission to construct a 2.6 gigawatt offshore wind project off the coast of Virginia.

October 5, 2021

SELC statement on Community Flood Preparedness Grants funded through RGGI

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Today the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation announced grant recipients of the first round of the new Virginia Community Flood Preparedness Fund, which is financ...