Title V Draft Permit

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Dominion Energy Questar Pipeline LLC, Eakin Compressor Station

PUBLIC NOTICE
State of Wyoming, Department of Environmental Quality/Division of Air Quality
Draft Operating Permit

Chapter 6, Section 3(d)(ix) of the Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations provides, prior to final determination on an application for a Chapter 6, Section 3 operating permit, opportunity be given for public comment and public hearing on the information submitted by the owner or operator and on the draft permit. The regulation further requires such information be made available to the public and the public be allowed a period of thirty (30) days to submit comments. A public hearing will be conducted only if, in the opinion of the Administrator, sufficient interest is generated or if an aggrieved party requests a hearing within the 30 day public comment period.

Notice is hereby given on September 1, 2020 that the State of Wyoming, Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Air Quality, proposes to issue a renewed Chapter 6, Section 3 operating permit to the following applicant for the Eakin Compressor Station in Uinta County, Wyoming:

Dominion Energy Questar Pipeline, LLC
PO Box 45360
Salt Lake City, UT 84145

The Eakin Compressor Station is located in Section 24 of Township 17 North, Range 114 West, in Uinta County, Wyoming (9 miles north-northeast of Lyman, Wyoming). The facility is a natural gas compressor station. The pollutants of primary concern from this facility are Nitrogen Oxides (NOX).
Chapter 6, Section 3 does not impose new substantive requirements on an air pollution source but does require sources subject to the Operating Permit Program obtain a renewable operating permit that clarifies in a single document which air quality requirements apply to the source and provides methods for assessing the source's compliance with those requirements.

Interested parties may examine the draft permit, permit application, and statement of basis for the permit online at the Division's website (https://openair.wyo.gov), utilizing facility ID F000692 and permit number P0027626 under permits. Additionally, during the state of emergency declared by Governor Gordon on March 13, 2020, if you have questions about or need assistance accessing the materials, please contact Nancy Vehr, Air Quality Division Administrator, Department of Environmental Quality, 200 West 17th St., Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002, by fax at 307-635-1784, via phone at 307-777-3746, or via email at Nancy.vehr1@wyo.gov. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternate formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities.

Public comments or a request for a hearing must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. local time (Mountain) on October 1, 2020. Requests for a hearing shall be in writing and shall include the name and contact information of the person requesting the hearing, a brief statement identifying the purpose of the request, and a brief statement of the issues to be discussed. For the duration of the state of emergency declared by Governor Gordon on March 13, 2020, public hearings will be conducted telephonically. Written public comments or requests for a hearing should be directed to the Administrator, Division of Air Quality, Department of Environmental Quality, 200 West 17th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002. The FAX number for the Division is (307) 635-1784. Comments or requests submitted by email will not be included in the administrative record. All written comments received by 5:00 p.m. local time (Mountain) on October 1, 2020 will be considered in arriving at a final determination on the issuance of this permit and will be retained in the Cheyenne office.
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