Rockbridge County - Small Wind Energy Ordinance

December 03, 2008


In November 2008, County Supervisors approved a zoning ordinance for small wind energy systems, modeled after Rockingham County's ordinance (which was the first of its kind in Virginia).

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Local
Category: Regulatory Policy
State: Virginia
Incentive Type: Solar/Wind Permitting Standards
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Wind (All)
  • Wind (Small)


Name: Rockbridge County Small Wind Energy Ordinance


Name: Sam Crickenberger
Organization: Rockbridge County Government
Address: County Administration Building
Lexington VA 24450
Phone: (540) -46-3-43

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.