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Virginia Electric Utility Regulation Act (Virginia)

Eligibility 
Commercial
Industrial
Investor-Owned Utility
Municipal/Public Utility
Rural Electric Cooperative
Systems Integrator
Utility
Savings Category 
Fuel Cells
Photovoltaics
Program Info
State 
Virginia
Program Type 
Safety and Operational Guidelines
Provider 
Virginia State Corporation Commission

The Virginia Electric Utility Regulation Act constitutes the main legislation in Virginia that pertains to the regulation of the state's electric utilities. The Act directs the State Corporation Commission to construct regulations for electric utilities, and contains information on rate regulations. Section 56-585.2 specifically pertains to the integration of renewable energy sources into the electric grid through the state's renewable portfolio program. More specific regulations can be found in the state's Administrative Code.