Source: December 20, 2014 Read More →

NOTICE

AIR QUALITY PERMIT NOTICE Notice of Application Notice is given that Bluefield Regional Medical Center has applied to the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Quality, for a Construction Permit for two boilers and an emergency generator located on 500 Cherry Street in Bluefield, in Mercer County, West Virginia. The latitude and longitude coordinates are 37.256 oN and -81.235 oE. The applicant estimates the potential to discharge the following Regulated Air Pollutants will be: 21.8 tons per year nitrogen oxides, 4.2 tons per year carbon monoxide, 18,157 tons per year carbon dioxide equivalent emissions, 4.3 tons per year volatile organic compounds, 1.6 tons per year particulate matter, 11.9 tons per year sulfur dioxide, and 0.2 tons per year hazardous air pollutants. Written comments will be received by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Quality, 601 57th Street, SE, Charleston, WV 25304, for at least 30 calendar days from the date of publication of this notice. Any questions regarding this permit application should be directed to the DAQ at (304) 926-0499, extension 1227, during normal business hours. Dated this the 18th day of December 2014. By: Bluefield Regional Medical Center Richard Cox Director of Facilities 500 Cherry Street Bluefield, West Virginia 24701