Consolidated SPDES Renewals
6 NYCRR Parts 237 and 238
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
6 NYCRR Part 237, Acid Deposition Reduction NOx Budget Trading Program
6 NYCRR Part 238, Acid Deposition Reduction SO2 Budget Trading Program
6 NYCRR Part 200, General Provisions
Pursuant to Environmental Conservation Law, Sections 1-0101, 3-0301, 19-0103, 19-0105, 19-0301, 19-0303, 19-0305, and 19-0311, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:
Emergency Adoption of 6 NYCRR Part 237, Acid Deposition Reduction NOx Budget Trading Program, 6 NYCRR Part 238, Acid Deposition Reduction SO2 Budget Trading Program, and amendments to 6 NYCRR Part 200, General Provisions to reduce emissions of NOx and SO2 from fossil fuel-fired electric generating sources statewide through market based cap-and-trade programs.
These amendments, necessary for the preservation of the health and general welfare, were adopted and effective upon filing with the Department of State on the 14th day of January, 2005, on an emergency basis as authorized by section 202(6) of the State Administrative Procedures Act.
For further information, contact:
Michael P. Sheehan, P.E.
NYSDEC Division of Air Resources
625 Broadway Albany NY 12233-3255
Phone: (518) 402-8396