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Environmental Policy

Our office assists with issues and challenges relating to safeguarding human health, protecting the environment, conserving natural resources and managing an award-winning state park system by providing option alternatives and policy recommendations.

National Environmental Policy Act

Our office coordinates with Divisions within the Bureaus of Environment and Parks and Conservation to respond to requests for review and comment on NEPA documents for proposed projects within Tennessee that trigger requirements pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act.

Clean Power Plan

This webpage has been created by TDEC to provide resources to help inform Tennesseans about the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan and Tennessee’s approach to stakeholder outreach and plan development for Clean Power Plan compliance.