Irvine

Local Highlights

Trinity Consultant's Southern California (Irvine) office assists local and nationwide clients in performing the following environmental services on an ongoing basis: emission inventories and reporting to various agencies, permitting, regulatory compliance support, periodic audits, EMS and EMIS implementation, GHG and climate change inventory and reporting, on-site staffing assistance, agency negotiations, NSR Title V and PSD and minor permitting strategies and applications, meteorological data evaluations and ambient dispersion modeling, Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure Plans (SPCC), industrial wastewater permits, stormwater permits and plans, environmental due diligence assessment, Hazardous Material Business Plans, risk management (CalARP and EPA RMP), health risk assessment, and periodic reporting for various rule compliance. Led by the Irvine office, Trinity is one of the most active and largest Verification Body with nine accredited verifiers (eight lead verifiers and one verifier) under California Air Resources Board (ARB), covering all applicable industry sectors. The Irvine office handles more than 40 GHG verification projects annually. In addition, the Irvine office has expertise in California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Initial Studies for industrial operations throughout California.

California Environmental News

  • California Adopts New Federal Hazard Categories for Hazardous Material Business Plans  - 

    Effective December 28, 2017, the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) replaced 5 current federal hazard categories with 24 new federal hazard categories used to report chemical inventories in the annual Hazardous Material Business »

  • State Water Board Proposed Storm Water Industrial General Permit Amendments  - 

    The California State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) is proposing amendments to the existing Storm Water Industrial General Permit (IGP). The IGP amendment will incorporate requirements for facilities to comply with Total Maximum »

  • SCAQMD Proposed Amended Rules 1146, 1146.1 and 1146.2 and Proposed Rule 1100  - 

    The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) held its second working group meeting on January 16, 2018, for Proposed Amended Rules (PARs) 1146, 1146.1, and 1146.2 and Proposed Rule (PR) 1100. PARs 1146, 1146.1, and 1146.2 establish NOx »

  • SCAQMD Proposed Amended Rule 1135  - 

    The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) held its first working group meeting on January 11, 2018, for Proposed Amended Rule (PAR) 1135 - Emissions of Oxides of Nitrogen from Electric Power Generating Systems. The purpose of this »

  • EPA Response to 2015 Ozone NAAQS Designations  - 

    On December 22, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a response letter indicating that the agency intends to agree with the State of California's designation recommendations for the revised 2015 National Ambient Air Quality »

  • Proposed 2017 CEQA Guidelines Update  - 

    Adopted in 1970, the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) (Public Resources Code Section 21000 et seq) requires state and local government agencies to inform decision makers and the public about the potential environmental impacts of proposed »

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Trinity's Irvine Location
Local Leadership
Irvine
Charles C Lee, PhD, CM
Principal Consultant clee@trinityconsultants.com
20 Corporate Park
Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92606
P: (949) 567-9880
F: (949) 567-9894
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21st Annual Energy, Utility & Environment Conference (EUEC)
Location: San Diego, CA
Mar 05, 2018
Booth Number: 527
Presentations by Trinity Staff:
  • CONTINUOUS COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT FOR UTILITY OPERATIONS
    Adam Jackson, Managing Consultant; Colt Sommers, Consultant; Randall Nelson, Consultant
  • PSD PERMITTING UNDER THE 2017 GUIDELINE ON AIR QUALITY MODELS
    J. Stephen Beene, Sr. Consultant; Neelesh Sule, Consultant; Christine Otto Chambers, Managing Consultant
  • ENERGY & AIR QUALITY REGULATION UNDER THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION
    Scott Osbourn, Principal Consultant
  • CONTINUOUS EMISSION MONITORING SYSTEM (CEMS) PROGRAM BEST PRACTICES
    Eric Wiley, Managing Consultant
  • BACKGROUND VS. NEARBY SOURCES - TESTING EPA’S NEW GUIDANCE
    Co-Chair - George Schewe, Principal Meteorologist; Brian Otten, Consultant
  • COMMUNITY-BASED AIR TOXICS FENCELINE MONITORING AND INITIATIVES
    Charles Lee, PhD, CM, Principal Consultant; Steve Walters, Principal Consultant