Public Notice | Call for Comments on Air Quality Control Significant Revision Permit # 63698


Notice Read the Following: The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) proposes to issue Air Quality Control Significant Revision Permit No. 63698 to Yuma Cogeneration Associates for the continued operation of the combined cycle gas turbine cogeneration facility located at 280 N. 27th Drive, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona 85364. This revision will result in no increase of emissions as there are no process changes at the facility. This revision incorporates acid rain provisions into the permit because the facility is no longer exempt from those requirements. The mailing address of the facility is 280 N. 27th Drive, Yuma, Arizona 85364. The facility is subject to the requirements of the Federal Clean Air Act, Code of Federal Regulations, Arizona Revised Statute 49-426, and the Arizona Administrative Code, Title 18, Chapter 2. The facility emits the following air contaminants: particulate matter, particulate matter with a diameter less than 10 microns, particulate matter with a diameter less than 2.5 microns, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, volatile organic compounds, and hazardous air pollutants.

This public notice provides information to help you participate in the decision-making process. You have an opportunity to submit written comments on this permit and request that ADEQ hold a public hearing on the permit. The written comment shall include the name, mailing address, signature of commenter and/or their agent or attorney and shall clearly set forth reasons why the permit should or should not be issued. Grounds for comment are limited to whether the permit meets the criteria for issuance spelled out in the state air pollution control laws or rules.

ADEQ will consider all comments received in making a final decision on the proposed permit. Everyone commenting will receive notification of the final decision. People who file comments on the permit will have the right to appeal the final decision as an appealable agency action to the Office of Administrative Hearing (OAH) pursuant to §41.1092.03, and the appeal must be filed within thirty (30) days after the issuance of the final decision. The OAH may sustain, modify, or reverse the final decision.

The permit draft and related documentation are available for public review as follows:

You may also review the above documentation in person Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at:

1110 West Washington Street
Records Management Center
Phoenix, Arizona, 85007

Call (602) 771-4380 or e-mail [email protected] 24 hours in advance to schedule an appointment to review files.