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Subpart 244-3: Permits

(Statutory authority: Environmental Conservation Law, §§ 1-0101, 3-0301, 19-0103, 19-0105, 19-0301, 19-0303,19-0305, 19-0311 and Energy Law §§ 3-101 and 3-103)

[Filed 9/19/07. Effective 10/19/07.]

For administrative information about this posting, contact: Division of Air Resources. The Bureau of Air Quality Planning at (518) 402-8396 is the contact for technical questions pertaining to this rule.



§244-3.1 General CAIR NOx Annual Trading Program permit requirements

(a) Each CAIR NOx source must have a permit issued by the department pursuant to Parts 201 and 621 of this Title.

(b) Each CAIR permit must contain, with regard to the CAIR NOx source and the NOx units at the source covered by the CAIR permit, all applicable requirements for the CAIR NOx Annual Trading Program, the CAIR NOx Ozone Season Trading Program, and the CAIR SO2 Trading Program and shall be a complete and separable portion of the permit under subdivision (a) of this section.

§244-3.2 Submission of CAIR permit applications

The CAIR designated representative of any CAIR NOx source must submit to the department a complete CAIR permit application under section 243-3.3 of this Title for the source covering each CAIR NOx unit at the source by the later of January 1, 2008 or the date on which the CAIR NOx unit commences commercial operation, except as provided in section 244-9.4 of this Title.

§244-3.3 Information requirements for CAIR permit applications

A complete CAIR permit application must include the following elements concerning the CAIR NOx source for which the application is submitted, in a format prescribed by the department:

(a) identification of the CAIR NOx source;

(b) identification of each CAIR NOx unit at the CAIR NOx source; and

(c) the standard requirements under section 244-1.6 of this Part.

§244-3.4 CAIR permit contents

Each CAIR permit will contain, in a format prescribed by the department, all elements required for a complete CAIR permit application under section 244-3.3 and all applicable requirements of this Subpart.

§244-3.5 CAIR permit revisions

Revisions to a CAIR permit shall be done in accordance with Parts 201 and 621 of this Title.