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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 07/03/2013

Kings County

Applicant:

Consolidated Edison Company of New York Inc
4 Irving Pl
New York, NY 10003 -3502

Facility:

Con Edison - Hudson Ave Station
1 Hudson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Application ID:

2-6101-00042/00011

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Brooklyn, Kings County


Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a Title V Renewal 2 for a facility that operates three simple cycle combustion turbines used to generate electricity; the three engines are rated at 235 MMBtu/hr each and burn distillate oil only. This facility must comply with the NOx RACT Compliance Plan. Con Ed is allowed to average emissions from various units to demonstrate overall compliance.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.3(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 the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a 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 Aug 02, 2013.

Contact:

Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy 5th Fl
Corona, NY 11368

Facility:

26th Ward Wastewater Treatment Plant
122-68 Flatlands Ave
Brooklyn, NY 12207

Application ID:

2-6105-00009/02019

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well Temporary Dewatering

Project is Located:

Brooklyn, Kings County


Project Description:

Applicant proposes to operate a temporary dewatering system to facilitate the construction of a supplemental carbon addition facility and associated pipelines at the 26th Ward WWTP in Brooklyn with a maximum withdrawal of 4,600,000 gallons per day. Pumped groundwater is to be directed to existing WWTP storm sewers which discharge to Hendrix Creek via NYCDEP Outfall #26W-004.

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 performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Jul 18, 2013.

Contact:

Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


Queens County

Applicant:

Astoria Energy II LLC
17-10 Steinway St
Astoria, NY 11105

Facility:

Astoria Energy LLC & Astoria Energy II LLC
17-10 Steinway St
Astoria, NY 11105 -1097

Application ID:

2-6301-00072/00014

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County


Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a Title V Permit Renewal II and Title IV Permit Renewal II for a facility consisting of a nominal 1,150 MW combined-cycle natural gas fired facility with the ability to use low-sulfur distillate oil (0.033% by weight sulfur until June 30, 2014, and 0.0015% by weight sulfur thereafter) as a back up fuel. The major components of the facility include four GE Model No. 7241FA combustion turbines, four heat recovery steam generators each equipped with a duct burner for supplemental firing, two steam turbines with two air cooled condensers, four nested exhaust flues, an auxiliary boiler, a diesel firewater pump, the switchyards and the associated equipment, air cooled condensers, and the water treatment facility with associated tankage, plus exempt sources. Distillate fuel is stored in two existing tanks on site.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.3(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 the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a 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 Aug 02, 2013.

Contact:

Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


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