The Air Quality Permitting Program is announcing a new general permit entitled: General Permit (GP-005A) for “Emergency Generator(s) Burning Distillate Fuels.” This general permit is replacing the current general permit (GP-005) for “Emergency Generator(s).”
The Notice of Availability is scheduled to be published in the May 19, 2014 issue of the New Jersey Register. This new general permit will be available on or after May 19, 2014. GP-005 will no longer be available for use by new registrants after this date.
Emergency generator(s) currently registered under GP-005 can continue to operate until:
- The registrant’s current general permit expiration date, before which time the registrant must register for authorization under GP-005A, as applicable, or apply for and receive approval for a source-specific permit and certificate for continued operation of the emergency generator(s); or
- The emergency generator(s) equipment is replaced or modified, before which time the registrant must register for authorization under GP-005A, as applicable, or apply for and receive approval for a source specific permit and certificate prior to operation of the replaced or modified emergency generator(s).
This new General Permit GP-005A will be available at www.state.nj.us/dep/aqpp.
For additional information regarding this notification, please call Mike Adhanom at 609-633-8242.