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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 10/31/2012

Orange County

Applicant:

Dynegy Northeast Generation Inc
992 River Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550

Facility:

Danskammer Generating Station
994 River Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550

Application ID:

3-3346-00011/00017

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Newburgh, Orange County


Project Description:

Under a Best Available Retrofit Technology (BART) Determination, Danskammer Unit 4 will be subject to the following emission limit changes:

NOx: Lowering the existing emission limit from 0.42 lb/mmBtu to 0.12 lb/mmBtu (24-hr avg. during ozone season, 30-day avg. during non-ozone season) to meet NOx RACT/BART, effective 7/1/2014.
SO2: Lowering the existing emission limit from 1.1 lb/mmBtu to 0.09 lb/mmBtu (24-hr avg.), effective 7/1/2014.
PM: Lowering existing limit from 0.1 lb/mmBtu to 0.06 lb/mmBtu (1-hr average), effective 7/1/2014.

As required under Part 249, each BART determination, such as the BART determination discussed in this notice, will be submitted to the U.S. EPA for approval as a revision to the State Implementation Plan. The SO2 limit was the result of a Federal Implementation Plan. By acceptance of this permit, the permittee agrees that the permit is contingent upon strict compliance with the ECL, all applicable regulations, the General Conditions specified and any Special Conditions included as part of this permit.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201.

Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the Draft Permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. The Draft Permit and Permit Review Report may be viewed and printed from the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/32249.html.

DEC will evaluate the application and comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below. A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6234.html

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 30, 2012.

Contact:

George A Sweikert
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Putnam County

Applicant:

John Riley

Facility:

Riley Property
14 Nelson Blvd
Brewster, NY

Application ID:

3-3730-00350/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Southeast, Putnam County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to remove approximately 430 cubic yards of sediment from a small pond located in FWW LC-60 for habitat restoration. The removal will be accomplished during drawdown. Dewatering will be on a lawn area, and spread upland after drying.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 15, 2012.

Contact:

Janet Swentusky
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


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