New Source Review
What Activities Require Authorization From Us? What Are the Triggers?
Before any actual works begins, any person who plans to construct any new facility or to engage in the modification of any existing facility which may emit air contaminants into the air of the state must:
- satisfy the criteria for a de minimis facility or source;
- satisfy the conditions of a permit by rule;
- satisfy the conditions of a standard permit; or
- obtain an NSR permit.
In addition to new construction and modification to existing facilities, other activities requiring NSR authorization include changes in application representations and renewal of existing authorizations.
The following terms and their definitions are critical in understanding NSR permitting:
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