Air Pollution Control Regulations: No. 46 & 47 - CO2 Budget Trading Program & Allowance Distribution (Rhode Island)

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Place Rhode Island

Name Air Pollution Control Regulations: No. 46 and 47 - CO2 Budget Trading Program and Allowance Distribution (Rhode Island)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Geothermal Electric, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Primary Website

Last Review 9/15/14

Information Source,


For the purposes of these regulations, CO2 budget units are defined as units that serve an electricity generator with nameplate capacity greater than or equal to 25 MWe. The regulations describe CO2 allowance allocations and transfers necessary to meet emissions standards.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Doug McVay
Department Department of Environmental Manafement
Division Office of Air Resources
Address 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI, 02908

Phone 401-222-2808
Fax 401-222-2808

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: R.I. Gen. Laws ch. 42-17.1-2
Date Enacted 2008

Authority 2: 23-23

Authority 3 23-82