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Water in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly – Bills Related to Natural Gas Pipelines

This is one of a series of posts on particular water-related bills in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly.  For an inventory of about water-related bills in the 2018 General Assembly, please visit the Virginia Water Resources Research Center’s “Virginia Water … Continue reading

Water in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly: Coal Ash Management Bills

This is one of a series of posts on particular water-related bills in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly.  For an inventory of about water-related bills in the 2018 General Assembly, please visit the Virginia Water Resources Research Center’s “Virginia Water … Continue reading

Water in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly: Electric Utility Rate Review Bills

This is one of a series of posts on particular water-related bills in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly.  For an inventory of about water-related bills in the 2018 General Assembly, please visit the Virginia Water Resources Research Center’s “Virginia Water … Continue reading

Virginia Water-related Government Meetings for Feb. 15-Feb. 28, 2018, Including Virginia General Assembly Information

For more information, click on underlined meeting dates. Click here for the Commonwealth Calendar listing of all government meetings open to the public, and here for the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall listing of all government meetings of a regulatory nature. … Continue reading

On Virginia Water Radio for 1-29-18: Voting on Water in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly

Virginia Water Radio’s episode for the week of January 29, 2018, is “Voting on Water in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly.”  The 4 min./26 sec. episode, available online at http://www.virginiawaterradio.org/2018/01/episode-405-1-29-18-voting-on-water-in.html, is the annual chance for listeners to imagine being in the … Continue reading

Water in the 2018 Virginia General Assembly: Inventory of Water-related Legislation, as of January 25, 2018

The Virginia Water Resources Research Center annually compiles an inventory of water-related legislation in the Virginia General Assembly.   We update the inventory during the session, then publish a final version after the end of the regular session and reconvened “veto” … Continue reading

On Virginia Water Radio for 1-8-18: Previewing the 2018 Virginia General Assembly

Virginia Water Radio’s episode for the week of January 8, 2018, is “The Virginia Legislature Begins its 400th Year in 2018.”  The 4 min./54 sec. episode, available online at http://www.virginiawaterradio.org/2018/01/episode-402-1-8-18-virginia-legislature.html, is the podcast’s annual preview of the Virginia General Assembly session, … Continue reading

Dominion Energy’s Virginia Coal Ash Storage Ponds Options Evaluated in Report Released Dec. 1, 2017; Report was Mandated by SB 1398 in 2017 Virginia General Assembly

On December 1, 2017, Dominion Energy released an 846-page report on options for the company to address its coal combustion by-products, also called coal ash, stored in ponds at four coal-fired power plants in Virginia.  The report was mandated by … Continue reading

Public Lands Day in Virginia on September 30, 2017; Annual Event Established by 2017 Virginia General Assembly

The first Public Lands Day in Virginia will take place September 30, 2017.  According to a September 26, 2017, news release from the Virginia Governor’s Office, “[t]he newly instituted Virginia Public Lands Day was established during the 2017 General Assembly … Continue reading

Virginia Water Central Newsletter/August 2017 Issue Available; Includes Water-bill Inventory from 2017 Va. General Assembly

The August  2017 issue (Issue 67) of Virginia Water Central Newsletter, from the Virginia Water Resources Research Center is available online at http://www.vwrrc.vt.edu/water-central-news/. The 38-page publication’s main feature is an inventory of water-related bills in the 2017 Virginia General Assembly. … Continue reading