Air Pollution Control Regulations: No. 6 - Continuous Emissions Monitors and Opacity Monitors (Rhode Island)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Air Pollution Control Regulations: No. 6 - Continuous Emissions Monitors and Opacity Monitors (Rhode Island)|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas|
|Program Administrator||Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management|
Stationary sources, including fossil fuel fired steam or hot water generating units, may be required to install and operate a continuous emissions monitoring system equipped with an opacity monitor with audio alarm. The devices will be calibrated to sound the alarm at 20 percent opacity and operate continuously during fuel combustion. Data from the monitoring system will be reported to the Department of Environmental Management.
|Contact Name||Doug McVay|
|Department||Department of Environmental Management|
|Division||Office of Air Resources|
|Address||235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI, 02908|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||R.I. Gen. Laws ch. 42-17.1-2|