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Air Quality Permitting in Louisiana

This intensive course is intended for environmental professionals responsible for air quality permitting and compliance management for their facilities. Each course is focused on state and/or district requirements for the location of the course. A brief overview of federal requirements and detailed information on state/local regulations provide the information needed to prepare or manage the air permit application process for new or modified sources. Common reporting and compliance management tasks are reviewed, and recent and ongoing regulatory developments are discussed. Topics include:

  • Key Clean Air Act and state/district regulatory requirements
  • Air permitting concepts and processes for construction and operating permits
  • Streamlining compliance management tasks
  • CEUs:

    Course topics
  • Clean Air Act Overview
    • National Ambient Air Quality Standards
    • New Source Performance Standards (NSPS)
    • State Implementation Plan (SIP)
  • Louisiana Air Permitting Regulations
    • LDEQ Overview
    • Air Quality Regulations
    • State Permitting Procedures
    • Successful Permitting Strategies
  • Practical Title V Permitting
    • Applicability
    • Negotiating Permit Conditions
    • Permit Renewals and Modifications
    • Compliance Certifications
    • Compliance Assurance Monitoring (CAM)
  • Louisiana Air Quality Developments
    • Recent developments / NAAQS status
    • GHG Reporting Rule
    • Enforcement Activities
    • Upcoming Issues
  • Hazardous Air Pollutants
    • CAA Section 112 overview
    • General Provisions / SSM Plans
    • MACT Standards
    • 112(j) MACT Hammer
    • Residual Risk
    • Recent Developments
  • Federal Construction Permits
    • PSD Program
      • Applicability
      • Netting
      • BACT Review
      • Dispersion Modeling
      • Monitoring
      • Additional Impact Analysis
      • Class I areas
      • Title V GHG Tailoring Rule
    • Nonattainment Provisions
    • New Source Review Reform
      • Recent Developments
      • Recommended Approaches
  • Emission Reduction Credits (ERCs) Markets
    • How it Trades
    • Prices
    • Historical Supply
    • Thresholds Required to Offset
    • How to Generate ERCs
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    Nov 05, 2020 -- Baton Rouge, LA
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Apr 06, 2021 -- Alexandria, LA
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    May 18, 2021 -- New Orleans, LA
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    What others are saying about this course
    • I think the instructors did a fantastic job. They were both easy to understand and very clear and concise about the course material. They also answered all questions knowedgeably and completely.
    • Content was very good. Providing links to locations of key documents, etc. is STELLAR.
    • It was thorough and exactly as advertised.