Alexandria’s expensive upgrades to sewage systems that pour untreated waste into the Potomac River dozens of times a year are moving forward, now that the state has approved work plans.
State officials say a “malicious party” hacked into the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality’s website but no data was lost or compromised.
Virginia environmental officials plan to expand the state’s network of charging stations for electric vehicles and will tap the money from its settlement with Volkswagen to pay for it.
Residents of Prince William County, Va., don’t want Dominion Power to store millions of tons of coal ash at a power plant along the Potomac River in Quantico. And officials say they will likely recommend the state reject a permit from the power company.
Two state agencies will coordinate their reviews of potential permits for hydraulic fracking for natural gas in Virginia\’s coastal plain.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Department of Environmental Quality spokesman says heat caused a fish kill in a lake in Henrico County. Residents discovered hundreds of dead fish in Wyndham Lake on Wednesday. DEQ…
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