On August 31, 2016, the first meeting will be held of Virginia’s Executive Order 57 Work Group, established by Gov. Terry McAuliffe in June 2016 to evaluate options under existing authority for the Commonwealth to reduce carbon emissions from the energy sector. The meeting is at 1111 East Broad Street in Richmond. The text of Executive Order 57, issued on June 28, 2016, is available online at https://governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/newsarticle?articleId=15762. More details about the August 31 meeting are available at the online Commonwealth Calendar, at https://commonwealthcalendar.virginia.gov/Event/Details/4400.
For a related News Grouper post, please see Va. Governor’s June 28, 2016, Executive Order 57 on Reducing Carbon Emissions from Power Plants; Work Group to Provide Recommendations by April 30, 2017 (posted 6/29/16).