(a)  The owner or operator of any source of nitrogen oxides, except boilers, indirect-fired process heaters, stationary combustion turbines, or stationary internal combustion engines, at a facility that has the potential to emit 100 tons per year or more of nitrogen oxides or 560 pounds per calendar day or more from May 1 through September 30 shall apply RACT according to Paragraph (b) of this Rule.

(b)  To apply RACT to a source of nitrogen oxides covered under this Rule, the owner or operator of the source shall submit;

(1)           the name and location of the facility;

(2)           information identifying the source for which RACT is being proposed;

(3)           a demonstration that shows the proposed limitation is RACT for the source; and

(4)           a proposal for demonstrating compliance with the proposed RACT.

(c)  The Director shall approve the proposed limitation if he finds that:

(1)           the owner or operator of the source has submitted all the information required under Paragraph (b) of this Rule;

(2)           the sources is covered under this Rule; and

(3)           the proposed limitation is RACT for this source.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.3(a)(1); 143-215.65; 143-215.66; 143-215.107(a)(5), (7), (10);

Eff. April 1, 1995;

Temporary Amendment Eff. August 1, 2001; November 1, 2000;

Amended Eff. July 18, 2002.