A Notice of Intent for the following project submitted in accordance
with R307-401-1, Utah Administrative Code (UAC), has been received for
consideration by the Executive Secretary, Utah Air Quality Board:
Company Name: Hiawatha Coal Company
Location: Hiawatha Coal Company: Bear Canyon Mine - Eleven
miles west of Huntington, Utah on state Highway 31,
Huntington, UT, Emery County
Project Description: Hiawatha Coal Company operates an underground
mine located in Emery County, which is an attainment
area for all criteria pollutants. The company has
requested a modification to its existing AO
(DAQE-145-02), dated February 22, 2002, to increase
production from 1.95 to 5 million tons of coal per year.
New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) Subpart Y
(Standards of Performance for Coal Preparation Plants)
regulations apply to this source. National Emission
Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) and
Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT)
regulations do not apply to this source. Title V
regulations apply to this source.
There will be 2.91 tons per year increase in PM10 emissions. The
potential to emit totals, in tons per year, will be as follows: PM10
16.00, NOx 0.31, SO2 0.61, CO 0.36, and VOC 2.44. The totals do not
include emissions from off-highway mobile equipment.
The completed engineering evaluation and air quality impact analysis
showed that the proposed project meets the requirements of federal air
quality regulations and the State air quality rules. The Executive
Secretary intends to issue an Approval Order pending a 30-day public
comment period. The project proposal, estimate of the effect on local
air quality and draft Approval Order are available for public
inspection and comment at the Utah Division of Air Quality, 150 North
1950 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4820. Written comments received
by the Division at this same address on or before April 17, 2010 will
be considered in making the final decision on the approval/disapproval
of the proposed project. Email comments will also be accepted at
firstname.lastname@example.org. If anyone so requests to the Executive Secretary at the
Division in writing within 15 days of publication of this notice, a
hearing will be held in accordance with R307-401-7, UAC.
Date of Notice: March 18, 2010
Published in the Sun Advocate March 18, 2010.
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