The New Jersey State Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) will be taking public comment until June 25 on its intent to approve an air pollution control Operating Permit Significant Modification for NJ Rutgers University and its on-campus facilities in Newark, N.J.
The facility’s current operating permit was approved in December 2013. This air permit modification now up for comment would allow the following changes to the facility’s approved operating permit:
- Addition of two emergency generators (one 3.54 MMBTU/hr and one 4.06 MMBTU/hr) firing natural gas;
- Addition of four boilers (each 2 MMBTU/hr) firing natural gas; and
- Removal of two boilers (each 4.2 MMBTU/hr) firing natural gas.