Clean Economy Act - Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Certain Electricity Generating Units Reduction
Purpose of legislation
Among other things, the legislation directs the State Air Pollution Control Board, no sooner than July 1, 2024, to adopt regulations to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions from certain electricity generating units in the Commonwealth and authorizes the Board to establish, implement, and manage an auction program to sell allowances to carry out the purposes of such regulations and to utilize its existing regulations to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from electric power generating facilities.
|Legislation mandating a change||Chap 1193 (2020) Chap 1194 (2020)|
|VAC chapters to be amended||Not yet determined.|
|Associated Regulatory Actions||No regulatory action has been filed.|