Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions for New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units

 
Docket ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Summary:
This action will amend the new source performance standards (NSPS) for electric generating units (EGUs) and will establish the first NSPS for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The rule will establish CO2 emission standards for certain new and reconstructed fossil fuel-fired electric generating units.
RIN: 2060-AQ91
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 40 CFR 60
Priority: Other Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Fall 2015
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 42 U.S.C. 7401 et seq. Clean Air Act
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Federal, State, Tribal
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Timetable
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM04/13/201277 FR 22392
NPRM Comment Period Extended05/04/201277 FR 26476
Notice01/08/201479 FR 1352
Second NPRM01/08/201479 FR 1429
Notice02/26/201479 FR 10750
Comment Period Extended03/06/201479 FR 12681
Final Rule10/23/201580 FR 64509
Final Rule Effective10/23/2015
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Short Title: EGU GHG NSPS
Type: Rulemaking
Location: HQ-OAR
 

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
May 09, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/26/2014
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-2338
Comment Period Closed
May 09, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 01/08/2014
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-0001
Comments Not Accepted
Notice
Posted: 05/06/2016
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-11898
Comments Not Accepted
Rule
Posted: 10/23/2015
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-11310
Comments Not Accepted
Proposed Rule
Posted: 03/06/2014
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-2734

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 07/12/2016
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-11926
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/06/2016
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-11907
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 05/06/2016
ID: EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0495-11908

Comments

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2,057,503
Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
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Current Stage
Proposed Rule
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Final Rule
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Agency Contact
Nick Hutson
AR
hutson.nick@epa.gov
919 451-2968
919 541-5450 (Fax)
D243-01
Research Triangle Park, NC 27711
Christian Fellner
AR
fellner.christian@epa.gov
919 541-4003
919 541-5450 (Fax)
D243-01
Research Triangle Park, NC 27711
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