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Proposals that will cut carbon emissions (greenhouse gases) from plants that generate electricity from fossil fuels

List administrator(s): Karen Sabasteanski, Jennifer Underwood

EPA GHG, new federal rules

EPA's final Clean Power Plan has been issued. For more information, visit EPA's Clean Power Plan web site ( Opportunities for public participation will be posted on the DEQ greenhouse gas page ( as they become available.

From: Karen Sabasteanski

Sent: August 10, 2015 at 6:38 am

EPA GHG, new dates and federal plan

EPA has announced that it will finalize its Clean Power proposals by mid-summer 2015. In addition, the agency will be starting the regulatory process to develop a proposed federal plan. See EPA's fact sheet ( for more information.

From: Karen Sabasteanski

Sent: January 09, 2015 at 8:44 am

VA GHG DEQ comments to EPA

DEQ has submitted written comments to EPA on the proposed EPA plan. These comments are now available on the DEQ greenhouse gas web page (

From: Karen Sabasteanski

Sent: November 17, 2014 at 7:51 am

EPA GHG federal comment period

EPA's public comment period on the proposed emissions guidelines has been extended by 45 days to December 1, 2014. See for details.

From: Karen Sabasteanski

Sent: September 25, 2014 at 7:43 am

VA GHG listening session, Henrico County

A recording of the August 7 Henrico County listening session is now available on the DEQ greenhouse gas web page ( under "what's new."

From: Karen Sabasteanski

Sent: August 08, 2014 at 2:01 pm