Environmental regulations for geothermal development in Hawaii

dc.contributor.author Parnell, Jacqueline A. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2013-03-21T21:47:52Z
dc.date.accessioned 2013-03-21T22:46:23Z
dc.date.available 2013-03-21T21:47:52Z
dc.date.available 2013-03-21T22:46:23Z
dc.date.issued [n.d.] en_US
dc.description Sections include land use regulations, DLNR geothermal permits, and environmental pollution control regulations. en_US
dc.description.abstract As might be expected, there are numerous laws, regulations, rules, permits and approvals needed for geothermal development. Almost all of these relate in one way or another to the environment. These laws and rules can be classified in several different ways. For the purposes of this discussion, I have divided them into three general categories: regulations controlling land uses, both State and County; State regulations specific to geothermal exploration and development administered by the State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR); and State regulations whose purpose is to control environmental pollution, implementing both Federal and State legislation, and administered by the State Department of Health (DOH). There are also a number of County permits and approvals, such as grading, building, electrical, and plumbing permits, which are basically ministerial in nature. A list of required permits and approvals and the legal authority for each is attached. en_US
dc.format.extent 5 pages en_US
dc.identifier.citation Parnell JA. Environmental regulations for geothermal development in Hawaii. (HI). en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10524/33550
dc.language.iso en-US en_US
dc.publisher [s.n.] en_US
dc.subject planning en_US
dc.subject public policy en_US
dc.subject permitting en_US
dc.subject geothermal development en_US
dc.subject legal en_US
dc.subject Hawaii en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Geothermal resources--Environmental aspects--Hawaii--Kilauea (Hawaii Island) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Geothermal resources--Environmental aspects--Hawaii--Puna en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Environmental impact analysis--Hawaii--Kilauea (Hawaii Island) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Environmental impact analysis--Hawaii--Puna en_US
dc.title Environmental regulations for geothermal development in Hawaii en_US
dc.type Report en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US
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