DAQ News Update

I was informed at the KY Environmental Conference last week that Emission Inventory letters were being mailed.  Due to some staff changes at DAQ, the deadline for the EIS has been extended this year until March 13th.  If you are a DAQ permittee, be on the lookout for your letter with instructions to complete the electronic […]

EPA Approves Jefferson County's Portion of the SIP for Startups and Shutdowns

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking final action to approve part of a revision to the Kentucky State Implementation Plan (SIP), submitted by the Commonwealth of Kentucky, through the Kentucky Division for Air Quality (KDAQ), on March 22, 2011. The proposed revision was submitted by KDAQ on behalf of the Louisville Metro Air Pollution […]

Clean Air Issues in Kentucky

John Lyons with the Kentucky Division of Air Quality (KDAQ) spoke today regarding the air program in Kentucky.  His remarks focused on four areas: (1) Kentucky’s Title V program; (2) Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standards (NSPS); (3) Standards for existing sources (Clean Air Act Section 111(D)); and (4) the Louisville Air Pollution Control District (APCD) audit. […]