Air Quality Permitting in New Mexico

This intensive 1-day 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
    • Definitions and Key Terms
    • History of the Clean Air Act
      • National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS)
      • New Source Performance Standards (NSPS)
      • National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAPs) State Implementation Plans
    • New Source Construction Permits
      • When are permits required?
      • PSD or not PSD?
      • Major source (PSD) requirements
      • Minor source requirements
      • Nonattainment requirements
    • Title V Operating Permit Compliance
      • Permit modification and amendments
      • Standards (NAAQS) Monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting
    • Air Dispersion Modeling
      • When is modeling required?
      • Modeling Overview
    • Overview of Selected NMED Air Regulations
    • Regulatory Resources
      • Available documents
      • Resources on the Internet
    • Questions and Discussion
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    Apr 15, 2020 -- Albuquerque, NM
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    What others are saying about this course
    • Good examples, open environment for questions, and was a good overview of air permitting & compliance.
    • Course was great. Incredible detail for a 1-day course on air quality compliance.
    • A wealth of materials was presented.
    • Good general overview.