REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS
ON DRAFT AIR PERMIT
REGULATING THE EMISSIONS OF AIR POLLUTANTS
(Docket No. 18-CA-PA-19)
Pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes (HRS), Chapter 342B-13 and Hawaii Administrative Rules (HAR), Chapter 11-60.1, the Department of Health, State of Hawaii (DOH), is requesting public comments on a DRAFT PERMIT presently under review for:
Covered Source Permit (CSP) No. 0548-01-C
Application for a Renewal No. 0548-06
Application for Minor Modification No. 0548-08
Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc. (HECO)
Campbell Industrial Park Generating Station
Located At: 91-196 Hanua Street, Kapolei, Oahu
The DRAFT PERMIT is described as follows:
The renewal for CSP No. 0548-01-C would grant conditional approval for the continued operation of the existing Campbell Industrial Park Generating Station. Permitted equipment at the facility includes a 135 MW Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation simple cycle combustion turbine generator (CIP1), two (2) 2,250 kW Kohler Power Systems black start diesel engine generators (BSG1 and BSG2), and two internal floating roof storage tanks (Tank Nos. 1 and 2). HECO also submitted a minor modification application for CSP No. 0548-01-C which requested to operate combustion turbine generator CIP1 below minimum load with water injection to address system disturbances and frequency issues and to include Tank Nos. 131, 132, and 133 in the permit when they do not qualify as insignificant activities, i.e., when the tanks for the Kahe and Waiau Generating Stations are storing a blend of fuel oil No. 6 and distillate fuel oil no. 2 (diesel) ranging from a 50/50 blend to 100 percent fuel oil No. 6. This permit, if issued, will supersede CSP No. 0548-01-C issued on April 29, 2011.
CIP1 is subject to the provisions of 40 CFR Part 60, Subpart KKKK – Standards of Performance for Stationary Combustion Turbines and 40 CFR Part 52.21 – Prevention of Significant Deterioration of Air Quality. BSG1 and BSG2 are subject to the provisions of 40 CFR Part 60, Subpart IIII – Standards of Performance for Stationary Compression Ignition Internal Combustion Engines and 40 CFR Part 63, Subpart ZZZZ – National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Stationary Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines. Tank Nos. 1 and 2 are subject to 40 CFR Part 60, Subpart Kb – Standards of Performance for Volatile Organic Liquid Storage Vessels (Including Petroleum Liquid Storage Vessels) for Which Construction, Reconstruction, or Modification Commenced After July 23, 1984.
The ADMINISTRATIVE RECORD, consisting of the APPLICATION and non-confidential supporting materials from the applicant, the permit review summary, and the DRAFT PERMIT, is available for public inspection during regular office hours, Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., at the following location:
State of Hawaii
Clean Air Branch
2827 Waimano Home Road, #130
Pearl City, Hawaii 96782
All comments on the draft permit and any request for a public hearing must be in writing, addressed to the Clean Air Branch at the above address and must be postmarked or received by September 23, 2018.
Any person may request a public hearing by submitting a written request that explains the party’s interest and the reasons why a hearing is warranted. The DOH may hold a public hearing if a hearing would aid in DOH’s decision. If a public hearing is warranted, a public notice for the hearing will be published at least thirty days in advance of the hearing.
Interested persons may obtain copies of the administrative record or parts thereof by paying five cents per page copying costs. Please send written requests to the CIean Air Branch listed above or call Mr. Darin Lum at the Clean Air Branch at (808) 586-4200. Electronic copies of the draft permit and permit review may be found online at http://health.hawaii.gov/cab/public-notices/.
Comments on the draft permit should address, but need not be limited to, the permit conditions and the facility’s compliance with federal and state air pollution laws, including: (1) the National and State Ambient Air Quality Standards; and (2) HRS, Chapter 342B and HAR, Chapter 11-60.1.
DOH will make a final decision on the permit after considering all comments and will send notice of the final decision to each person who has submitted comments or requested such notice.
Bruce Anderson, Ph.D.
Director of Health