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New Source Review (NSR) Permitting

Lowest Achievable Emissions Rate (LAER)

Date Title EPA Office Author
02/28/1989 Guidance on Determining LAER OAQPS Calcagni, John
09/30/1977 Determination of Emission Points Subject to LAER SSCD

Reich, Edward


Cut-Off Date for Determining LAER in Major New Source Permitting

OAQPS Seitz, John
10/29/1987 LAER Applicability Relocated Coating Lines SSCD Biondi, Rich
07/19/2001 Significant Modification to LAER/PSD Application: Ocean Peaking Power, L.P. Region 2 Riva, Steven
08/09/1989 LAER Determination for a Previously Constructed Source OAQPS Seitz, John
04/25/1988 LAER Emission Limits for Automobile and Light-Duty Truck Topcoat Operations OAQPS Farmer, Jack
12/24/1980 RACT/LAER Determination for Casket Coaters OAQPS Helms, G. Tom
03/23/1978 LAER Standards - U.S.S. Corporation SSCD Reich, Edward
02/06/1990 Determination of Lowest Achievable Emission Rate for Coors Container Corporation Region 8 Skie, Douglas
08/29/1988 Transfer of Technology in Determining Lowest Achievable Emission Rate (LAER) OAQPS Calcagni, John
03/02/1989 RACT for New Automobile Assembly Plants OAQPS Helms, G. Tom
12/01/1988 RACT Requirements in Ozone Nonattainment Areas OAQPS Emison, Gerald
05/27/1980 NSR Requirements in Areas Unclassified for Ozone OAQPS Rhoads, Richard
06/19/1986 Issuance of Permit to Operate Several Air Pollution Sources Operated by AM General Corporation Region 5 Kee, David
11/19/1992 Interim Guidance on New Source Review (NSR) Questions Raised in Letters Dated September 9 and 24, 1992 Region 6 Meiburg, Stanley
11/29/1978 National Asphalt Pavement Association Questions and Answers on PSD CPDD Tyler, Darryl

Related Topics: Nonattainment New Source Review (NNSR) Applicability  |  Offsets

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