3745-103-39 Allowance allocation for combustion sources becoming opt-in sources on a date other than January first.

(A) Date of entry.

(1) If an opt-in source provided monthly data under rule 3745-103-33 of the Administrative Code, the opt-in source's opt-in permit may become effective at the beginning of a calendar quarter as of January first, April first, July first, or October first.

(2) If an opt-in source provided annual data under rule 3745-103-33 of the Administrative Code, the opt-in source's opt-in permit must become effective on January first.

(B) Prorating by calendar quarter. Where a combustion source's opt-in permit becomes effective on April first, July first, or October first of a given year, the USEPA will prorate the allowance allocation for that first year by the calendar quarters remaining in the year as follows:

Allowances for the first year


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(1) For combustion sources that commenced operations before January 1, 1985,


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(2) For combustion sources that commenced operations after January 1, 1985,


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(3) Under paragraphs (B)(1) and (B)(2) of this rule,

(a) "Remaining calendar quarters" shall be the calendar quarters in the first year for which the opt-in permit will be effective.

(b) Fuel consumption for remaining calendar quarters =


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Where unit conversion = 2 for coal

= 0.001 for oil

= 1 for gas

For other fuels, the combustion source must specify unit conversion;

And where starting month = April, if effective date is April first;

= July, if effective date is July first

= October, if effective date is October first

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/24/2011 and 08/24/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3704.03(E)
Rule Amplifies: 3704.03(a) , 3704.03(E)
Prior Effective Dates: 9/10/97, 1/12/07