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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Regulation for Emissions Trading [9 VAC 5 ‑ 140]
Action Reduce and Cap Carbon Dioxide from Fossil Fuel Fired Electric Power Generating Facilities (Rev. C17)
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 3/6/2019
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3/5/19  9:32 pm
Commenter: Douglas Johnson, Johnson & Son Lumber Company

Oppose the RGGI Rule as Written

Because biomass is not a fossil fuel and doesn't have a carbon footprint, why should we have regulatory restrictions to add to our cost of producing wood products and paper?  We would like to see the rule amended to specifically exclude emissions from biomass sources.