Air Permits, Licenses, Certifications (Maine)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maine



Name Air Permits, Licenses, Certifications (Maine)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/rules/06/096/096c148.doc


Last Review 2014-09-15


Information Source http://www.maine.gov/dep/air/permits/index.html, http://www.maine.gov/dep/air/permits/smscale.html


Summary

This program regulates and limits air emissions from a variety of sources within Maine through a statewide permitting program. Separate regulations exist for limiting emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur dioxide (SO2), particulate matter (PM), and carbon monoxide (CO) from smaller-scale electricity generating resources. Affected electricity generating resources are non-mobile generators having a capacity equal to or greater than 50 kilowatts installed on or after January 1, 2005.


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Policy Contact

Contact Name Eric Kennedy (Licensing and Permitting)
Department Department of Environmental Protection
Division Air Quality
Address 17 State House Station, Augusta, ME


Zip/Postal Code 04333-0017
Phone 207-287-5412


Email eric.kennedy@maine.gov
Website http://www.maine.gov/dep/air/index.html


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: 38 M.R.S.A.
Date Effective 2004-08-09
Date Enacted 2004


Authority 2 Section 585



Authority 3 585-A
















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