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State policy effects on sulfur dioxide emission allowance trading
(Virginia Tech, 1996-05-05)
<p>Title IV of the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments established a market-based incentive approach to pollution control through the use of tradable allowances for sulfur dioxide (S02) emissions by electric utilities. Many ...
Collaboration as a Tool for Creating Sustainable Natural Resource Based Economies in Rural Areas
(Virginia Tech, 1999-04-19)
The earth and its global economy are faced with many environmental considerations. Among those are limited resources such as food, energy, and water, as well as a myriad of complex issues including global warming and ...
Multijurisdictional watershed management in Virginia: experiences and lessons learned
(Virginia Tech, 1996-07-15)
Federal and state renewable energy policy: lessons from the late 1970's and early 1980's
(Virginia Tech, 1993-01-05)
<p>Based on federal and state experience of the late 1970's and early 1980's, this paper examines various policy alternatives that government could implement in promoting renewable energy. The paper assumes that government ...
The Virginia Beach response to implementing the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Ordinance
(Virginia Tech, 1993)
The City of Virginia Beach adopted the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Ordinance in November 1990, effective January 1, 1991. This ordinance incorporated the mandated development performance standards written in the ...
Assessment of the use of DRASTIC results by local governments in Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1990-06-06)
Use of DRASTIC evaluation results in the study counties has varied. The widest use of the results, so far, has been as a reference in comprehensive plans. Future use of DRASTIC results is anticipated in several counties. ...
A Framework for a Multi-Participant Gis Program
(Virginia Tech, 1998-04-01)
The objective of this paper is to develop a well-defined and sound framework for the implementation of a multi-participant GIS program and to illustrate the developed framework by its application to the Departments of the ...
Nongovernmental organizations role in the establishment of resource management areas in Richmond County and Mathews County
(Virginia Tech, 1991-04-05)
Equity Issues in Farmland Preservation
(Virginia Tech, 1999-04-20)
The literature dealing with farmland preservation has concentrated on program effectiveness and legal aspects. Equity issues, and to a lesser extent political issues have been neglected in these discussions. This major ...
Opportunities for coordinated road management on public lands for purposes of ecosystem management: the case of the greater Yellowstone ecosystem
(Virginia Tech, 1991-05-05)
This study examines opportunities for coordinated road management for purposes of ecosystem management. The coordination efforts in Greater Yellowstone provide a case study illustrating these opportunities. <p>The study ...