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HB1141

Directs the State Water Control Board to examine pipeline projects more closely.

HB1187

Prohibits natural gas companies from conducting surveys and tests for its facilities on real property without a public use certification from the SCC.

HB1188

Would require pipeline operators to conduct groundwater quality tests and to file a gas discharge contingency plan to be approved by the State Water Control Board.

HB1294

Would require a company planning to construct an interstate pipeline to post a bond with the State Water Control Board in an amount sufficient to take remedial action in the event there is an adverse impact to water quality.

HB508

Establishes the allowance of solar facilities on a roof and ground-mounted solar arrays, if in compliance with the zoning restrictions.

HB509

The purpose of these proposed bills is to clarify the comprehensive plan approval process for solar facilities.

SB179

The purpose of these proposed bills is to clarify the comprehensive plan approval process for solar facilities.

SB284

Helps to facilitate the development of solar facilities in Virginia by enabling ratepayers to obtain the benefit of this clean energy during the remaining period of the federal investment tax credit, which currently ends on D

SB285

Establishes a clear timeline and completion date for solar projects in accordance with the December 31, 2023 deadline for the federal investment tax credit.

SB324

Prohibits natural gas companies from conducting surveys and tests for its facilities on real property without a public use certification from the SCC.

SB429

Establishes the allowance of solar facilities on a roof and ground-mounted solar arrays, if in compliance with the zoning restrictions.

SB698

Allows the State Water Control Board to conduct inspections of land-disturbing activities of natural gas pipelines.

SJ32

Would allow for a feasibility study for the eastern bypass for U.S. Route 29 around Charlottesville. This is an unnecessary transportation project that would be very costly to taxpayers and detrimental to the environment.

RECENT ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT LEGISLATIVE ALERTS & REPORTS
Feb 26 | Alert: Help protect our water quality!
Bills: SB698 SB699 HB508 SB179 HB509
Feb 18 | Alert: Energy & Environment Post-Crossover Update
Bills: SB191 HB1252 HB508 SB429 SB179 HB509