Special meeting of the Oregon Environmental Quality Commission
Dec. 16, 2021: Teleconference
The commission held a special meeting by Zoom, with toll-free telephone access available, on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021.
Video recording: https://youtu.be/i1P-ezQ6KlQ
Thursday, December 16: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
All listed times are approximate and subject to change
A. Action item: Climate Protection Program rulemaking proposal
DEQ will present the proposed Climate Protection Program rules. The proposed Climate Protection Program would establish an enforceable and declining limit, or cap, on greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuels used throughout Oregon, including diesel, gasoline, natural gas, and propane, used in transportation, residential, commercial and industrial settings. The proposed Climate Protection Program also includes a program to regulate site-specific greenhouse gas emissions at certain manufacturing facilities.
The commission will adjourn its special meeting following Item A