ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 01/02/2002
Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 01/02/2002

Onondaga County
Applicant: Trigen Syracuse Energy Corp
56 Industrial Dr
Syracuse, NY 13204-
Facility: Trigen Syracuse Energy Corporation
56 Industrial Drive
Syracuse, NY 13204-1091
Application ID: 7-3132-00052/00017
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Geddes, Onondaga County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a modification of the SPDES Permit issued on 6/1/99 for the discharge of cooling tower blowdown; overflow discharge; filter & activate carbon backwash's; ion exchange backwash & rinse; and coal pile runoff pond overflow discharges with a combined discharge of an average of 0.521 MGD into Onondaga Lake from one outfall at the applicant's facility: Trigen-Syracuse Energy Corp., 56 Industrial Drive, Geddes (T), NY, where the applicant operates an 80 Megawatt steam generation facility. The Department tentatively intends to allow the modification which would add an oil/water separator to Outfall 001e; add effluent limits and monitoring requirements for Outfall 001f; and show Outfall 001f on monitoring diagram.

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: 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 Feb 1 2002.
Contact: Joanne L. March
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204

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