Excess Emissions and Emergency Provision: Purpose and Applicability
(1)Require that, where applicable, the owner or operator immediately report all excess emissions to DEQ;
(2)Require the owner or operator to submit information and data regarding conditions that resulted or could result in excess emissions;
(3)Identify criteria for DEQ to use in determining whether it will take enforcement action against an owner or operator for an excess emission; and
(4)Provide owners and operators of sources with Oregon Title V Operating Permits an affirmative defense to a penalty action when noncompliance with technology-based emission limits is due to an emergency, as provided in OAR 340-214-0360 (Excess Emissions and Emergency Provision: Emergency as an Affirmative Defense for Title V Permitted Sources).
Rule 340-214-0300 — Excess Emissions and Emergency Provision: Purpose and Applicability,