Recent reforms established a transparent regulatory process that puts local officials in control of permitting decisions.
Danville, Virginia, is in the midst of an economic and civic revival that’s powered in part by new solar projects.
A bill awaiting the governor’s signature would create a state authority to win grants and other research funding.
A task force is expected to propose new regulations to limit leaks from landfills and natural gas infrastructure.
As the nuclear industry makes a play for a bigger role in a carbon-free economy, Virginia landowners challenge the state’s decades-long ban on uranium mining at the U.S. Supreme Court.