(a)  For the purpose of this Rule the definitions contained in 40 CFR 72.2 and 76.2 and the measurements, abbreviations, and acronyms contained in 40 CFR 72.3 shall apply.

(b)  Affected units as defined in 40 CFR 72.6, 76.1, or 15A NCAC 02Q .0402(b) shall comply with the permit, monitoring, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, excess emissions, recordkeeping and reporting, liability, and any other provisions as required in 40 CFR Part 72 and 76. The term "permitting authority" shall mean the Department of Environmental Quality and the term "Administrator" shall mean the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

(c)  If the provisions or requirements of 40 CFR Part 72 or 76 conflict with or are not included in 15A NCAC 02Q .0500, then Part 72 or 76 provisions and requirements shall apply and take precedence.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.107(a)(8); 143‑215.108;

Temporary Rule Eff. March 8, 1994 for a period of 180 days or until the permanent rule is effective, whichever is sooner;

Eff. July 1, 1994;

Amended Eff. April 1, 1999; April 1, 1996;

Readopted Eff. April 1, 2018.