Tag Archives: NOx

Proposed Updates to the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing updates the existing Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR). The goal of the updates is to reduce summertime emissions of oxides of nitrogen (NOx) from powerplants that contribute to downwind ozone issues in other … Continue reading

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State Specific News – April 2008

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: New General Air Quality Permit Guide and Permit … Continue reading

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State Specific News – March 2008

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: Greenhouse Gas Inventory: NJDEP has posted a draft … Continue reading

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State Specific News – February 2008

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: Regulations of perchloroethylene at dry cleaning facilities: Proposal … Continue reading

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NSPS for Fossil-Fuel Fired Steam Generators and Steam Generating Units

In 2006 EPA finalized an update to the regulations for the Standards of Performance for Fossil-Fuel Fired Steam Generators and various Steam Generating Units (40 CFR 60 Subparts D, Da, Db, & Dc). The Utility Air Regulatory Group and the … Continue reading

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Air Regulation Changes – Do They Affect Your Facility?

On May 19, 2007, the revised air quality Nonattainment New Source Review (NNSR) regulations were published in Pennsylvania. These revisions were made as a result of EPA’s 2002 amendments to the federal Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) and NNSR regulations. … Continue reading

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State Specific News – September 2007

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: NSR: New Jersey has just published Revised Interim … Continue reading

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State Specific News – August 2007

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulation updates for the past month. New Jersey: Diesel Powered Motor Vehicles: Final rule establishes a … Continue reading

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Ground Level Ozone

Ground level ozone is a pollutant formed by the interaction of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds in the presence of sunlight. Exposure to ground level ozone has been linked with respiratory ailments and the aggravation of cardiovascular disease. Additionally, … Continue reading

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New Jersey’s Open Market Emission Trading Program

On August 2, 1996, NJDEP’s Open Market Emission Trading Program became operative with the principle goal of achieving compliance and attainment more quickly and less expensively than the old “command and control” system. The program, which is limited to VOC … Continue reading

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