31 Jul '11, 12pm

Virginia governor signs executive order calling for state's transition to alternative-fuel vehicles

Virginia governor signs executive order calling for state's transition to alternative-fuel vehicles

Governor McDonnell Signs Legislation and Executive Order Beginning Transition of State Vehicles to Alternative Fuels – Legislation Promotes the Use of Alternative Fuel Vehicles; Executive Order Establishes State Alternative Fuel Plan for Thousands of State-Owned Vehicles – RICHMOND – Governor Bob McDonnell today ceremonially signed two pieces of legislation that promote the use of alternative fuel vehicles in the Commonwealth. He also signed a new executive order setting out the state alternative fuel plan required by House Bill 2282. The governor was joined by delegates Danny Marshall (R-Danville) and David Bulova (D-Fairfax); Secretary of Administration, Lisa Hicks-Thomas; Secretary of Natural Resources, Doug Domenech; Deputy Secretary of Natural Resources and Senior Advisor on Energy, Maureen Matsen; Director of the Department of General Services, Rich Sliwoski; and rep...

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