Renewable Energy

Renewable energy means energy derived from sunlight, wind, falling water, sustainable biomass, energy from waste, municipal solid waste, wave motion, tides, and geothermal power, and does not include energy derived from coal, oil, natural gas or nuclear power as defined in the Virginia Electric Utility Restructuring Act. Code of Virginia Title 56, Chapter 23§ 56-576

For regulatory information, visit DEQ's Renewable Energy webpage. 

 

 

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Virginia Department of
Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
(804) 698-4000


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