Draft 2018 Annual Report on Modeled Facilities Available Online for Public Comment
May 4, 2018 – The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality’s draft 2018 Annual Report on Modeled Facilities is now available for public review and comment.
This report describes the annual assessment of modeled facilities/areas subject to the 2010 SO2 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) Data Requirements Rule (DRR). This rule requires an annual assessment of facilities/areas demonstrating attainment with the NAAQS based on modeling analyses, including a determination whether additional modeling is necessary. The report must be submitted to EPA by 1 July annually.
During the 30-day public comment period, written comments regarding this Report may be submitted to the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ) at NDEQ.AirQuality@nebraska.gov or to the mail address below. All comments received through 3:30 PM on June 4, 2018 will be considered.
Upon finalization, NDEQ will submit the 2018 Annual Report on Modeled Facilities to EPA Region 7 for review and approval/disapproval as required by the Data Requirements Rule.
The draft Report is provided below.
Comments may be submitted to:
Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality
Air Quality Division
ATTN: Tracy Wharton
P.O. Box 98922
Lincoln, NE 68509-8922
(See attached file: DRAFT 2018 Annual Report on Modeled Facilities - Public Draft.pdf)