Virginia Regional Industrial Facilities Act (Virginia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Virginia

Applies to States or Provinces Virginia
Name Virginia Regional Industrial Facilities Act (Virginia)
Policy Category Financial Incentive, Other Policy
Policy Type Industry Recruitment/Support
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Local

Primary Website
Applicable Jurisdiction Local authorities and municipalities.

Last Review 2014-09-15


The Virginia Regional Industrial Facilities Act is meant to aid the economic development of localities within the Commonwealth. The Act provides a mechanism for localities to establish regional industrial facility authorities, enabling them to pool financial resources to stimulate economic development. The purpose of a regional industrial facility authority is to enhance the economic base for the member localities by developing, owning, and operating one or more facilities on a cooperative basis involving its member localities.

Policy Contact

Department Regional Industrial Facility Authorities

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Va. Code 15.2-6400 through 15.2-6416