NH Acid Rain Control Act (New Hampshire)

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Place New Hampshire


Name NH Acid Rain Control Act (New Hampshire)

Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator NH Department of Environmental Services
Primary Website http://des.nh.gov/organization/commissioner/legal/rules/documents/env-a400.pdf

Last Review 2014-09-15


The Act is implemented under New Hampshire's acid deposition control program established under the Rules to Control Air Pollution in Chapter Env-A 400. The goal of the Act is to reduce emissions of sulfur dioxide from stationary sources by 25% and to set an annual SO2 emissions cap on major sources to ensure continued limits on SO2 emissions.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Joseph Fontaine
Department NH Department of Environmental Services

Phone (603) 271-6794

Email joseph.fontaine.des.nh.gov


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

Authority 1 RSA 125-D:3

Date Enacted 1985