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Virginia Won't Cap CO2 with 9 Other States — for Now

Gov. Ralph Northam signed a budget barring Virginia from participating in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a cap-and-trade program encompassing power plants in nine Northeastern states.

Virginia Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 5.50 / 8
Utilities:
Score 0.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 5.00 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
33 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
21 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
17 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

of people in Virginia support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2019.

(+2 of the national average)
(est. 5,468,753 of 6,444,745 adults)

last updated 7/01/2020

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