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US/Canada Air Quality Agreement - Permitting Information
- Name of facility :
Scriba, New York. In Oswego County. The site is bounded by Lake Ontario
and the Independence Park by Route 1A.
- Distance from U.S./Canada border:
Less than 100km
- Type and size of Facility:
800 MW natural gas-fired combined cycle electric generating facility.
- Source of Emissions:
Turbines, auxiliary boiler and emergency diesel generator, cooling
- Type of fuel:
- Type and quantity of emissions:
Potential Maximum Annual Emission (tons per year): NOx 202 VOC 37 CO 372 PM/PM10 211 (includes 8.5 tpy from cooling tower drift) SO2 55 H2SO4 8.4 Other PSD pollutants - None expected (includes lead, vinyl chloride, asbestos, fluorides, hydrogen sulfide, total reduced sulfur and reduced sulfur compounds).
- Emission control technology:
BACT and LAER will be used as appropriate. This will include the
use of dry low NOx (DLN) and SCR for NOx.
LAER for NOx = 2ppm
BACT for SO2, CO and PM10 = Good Combustion Technology
- Date permit application received - 2/23/00
- Stack height and diameter - 68.6m/5.94m
- Permitting Authority:
Mr. Robert Ewing
N.Y.S. Dept. Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Permits
50 Wolf Road, Rm 538
Albany, N.Y. 12233
Tel: (518) 457-2224