ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS

  • Air pollution casts shadow over solar energy production June 26, 2017
    Global solar energy production is taking a major hit due to air pollution and dust. The first study of its kind shows airborne particles and their accumulation on solar cells is cutting energy output by more than 25 percent in certain parts of the world. The regions hardest hit are also those investing the most in solar energy installations -- China, India a […]




  • VA CPP, Stakeholders Report April 19, 2016
    A report of stakeholder activities to date has been posted. Visit the DEQ GHG web page (http://www.deq.state.va.us/Programs/Air/GreenhouseGasPlan.aspx) for more information.