Revision to Florida's State Implementation Plan (SIP) - Exclusion of Ethanol Fuel Production Facilities from Meaning of "Chemical Process Plants"
On December 12, 2011, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection submitted a proposed SIP revision to the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to exclude ethanol fuel production facilities from the meaning of "chemical process plants" as used throughout Florida's Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) air permitting rules. On September 16, 2020, the EPA approved the revision request.
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is proposing a revision to Florida's State Implementation Plan (SIP) under the Clean Air Act to approve portions of previously submitted Infrastructure SIP (ISIP) amendments, to reflect the full approval of Florida’s Greenhouse Gas (GHG) New Source Review (NSR) permitting regulations SIP, in 40 CFR Part 52, Subpart K. The U.S.
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