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Energy Council seeking input from residents

A Virginia Energy Council established by Gov. Terry McAuliffe is seeking resident’s input for the Virginia Energy plan he will present to the General Assembly by Oct. 1. The council has been asked to make recommendations for how the state will increase the use of renewable energy, increase energy efficiency of businesses and residents, and improve the energy mix and increase jobs and economic investment related to energy.
One of the first meetings will be held at UMW.
6/12/14, 6 p.m.: At the University of Mary Washington, North Building, 125 University Boulesvard in Fredericksburg.
Virginia’s Dept. of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME) has details for this session here: