Environmental Quality - Air Quality - Mercury Emission Standards: Coal-Fired Electric Generating Units

Published: 2008-02-08

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R307. Environmental Quality, Air Quality.

R307-224. Mercury Emission Standards: Coal-Fired Electric Generating Units.

R307-224-1. Purpose and Applicability.

(1) Nationwide reductions of mercury (Hg) emissions from certain coal-fired electric generating units are required by 40 CFR Part 60, subparts B and HHHH, in effect on June 9, 2006, and by the Designated Facilities Plan for coal-fired electric generating units, incorporated by reference at R307-220-5.

(2) R307-224 regulates mercury emissions from any coal-fired electric generating unit as defined in 40 CFR 60.24.

R307-224-2. Emission Guidelines and Compliance Times for Coal-Fired Electric Generating Units.

(1) The following sections of 40 CFR Part 60, subpart HHHH, effective as of the date referenced in R307-101-3, are adopted and incorporated by reference into these rules:

(a) Sections 60.4101 through 60.4124;

(b) Sections 60.4142 paragraph (c)(2) through paragraph (c)(4);

(c) Sections 60.4150 through 60.4176.

KEY: air pollution, electric generating unit, mercury

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment: February 8, 2008

Notice of Continuation: March 8, 2018 HHHH

Authorizing, and Implemented or Interpreted Law: 19-2-104(3)(q); 40 CFR Part 60, Subparts Da and