Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 06/26/2002

Kings County
Applicant: Metro Energy
119 Green St
Brooklyn, NY 11222-
Facility: Brooklyn Renaissance Plaza Energy
350 Jay Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201-
Application ID: 2-6101-00385/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Brooklyn, Kings County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for an existing facility, Brooklyn Renaissance Plaza Energy, located at 350 Joy Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. The facility operates three chiller/heaters with a capacity of 14.5 mmbtu/hr each for the hotel and commercial office space. The facility proposes to cap Nox emissions to below 25 tons per year and is subject to the provisions of 6NYCRR Part 201-7.2. The application, draft permit, relevant supporting materials and regulations are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC office provided in this notice. Comments of support or objection may be made by filing a written statement by the deadline date indicated. DEC may schedule a public hearing based upon an evaluation of the nature and scope of any written objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions on filing for party status and submitting comments.

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 Jul 26 2002.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
eaclarke@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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