Submit your comments By april 16th
The deadline to submit comments and questions to the DEQ regarding Entergy New Orleans’ Air Permit Applications is Monday, April 16th. Your questions will be addressed as the DEQ is required to respond to every comment. As the public notice says...
" A written response to all public comments will be prepared at the time of the final permit decision. LDEQ will send notification of the final permit decision to the applicant and to each person who has submitted written comments or a written request for notification of the final decision.”
Methods of comment submission:
From DEQ notice:
Comments and requests for a public hearing or notification of the final decision can be submitted via personal delivery, U.S. mail, email, or fax. Comments and requests for public hearings must be received by 4:30 pm CST, Monday, April 16, 2018. Delivery may be made to the drop-box at 602 N. 5th St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802. U.S. Mail may be sent to LDEQ, Public Participation Group, P.O. Box 4313, Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4313. Emails may be submitted to DEQ.PUBLICNOTICES@LA.GOV and faxes sent to (225) 219-3309. Please see additional instructions for comment submission, hand delivery and information regarding electronic submission at http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/page/the-public-participation-group or call (225) 219-3276.
All correspondence should specify AI Number 32494, Permit Number 2140-00014-V5B or 2140-00014-IV4 and 2140-00014-V5A, and Activity Number PER20170007 or PER20170008 and PER20170009.
Read the LDEQ Public Notice (English and Vietnamese):
LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (LDEQ)
Michoud Electric Generating Plant-Entergy New Orleans, Inc.
Request for public comment on proposed part 70 Air Permit Renewal & Minor Modification/Acid Rain Permit Renewal & the associated Environmental Assessment Statement