Alaska Bulk Transmission Air Quality Assessment(15-AK)
In Alaska, bulk transmission project construction activities and equipment typically do not require an Air Quality Permit from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Division of Air Quality. The temporary use of a portable diesel generator that qualifies as a “nonroad engine” under 40 C.F.R. § 89.2 does not require an Air Quality Permit pursuant to Alaska Admin. Code tit. 18 §§ 50.302(a); 502(a)–(f). Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation – Memorandum, Interpretation of the term “non-road engine” with respect to pre-construction permitting requirements in AS 46.14 and 18 AAC 50.
A developer must comply with fugitive dust rules contained in Alaska Admin. Code tit. 18 § 50.045(d). The Alaska fugitive dust rules require a developer to take reasonable precautions to prevent particulate matter from being emitted into the ambient air. Alaska Admin. Code tit. 18 § 50.045(d). The developer should consider the project’s impact on air quality and comply with federal and state law.
Determine Which State and Federal Permits Apply
Use this overview flowchart and following steps to learn which federal and state permits apply to your projects.
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