Statutory guidance

SR2018 No 3: Specified Generator, Tranche B low risk, base load operation 0 – 2 MWth in Air Quality Management Areas or high ambient NOx

Standard rules and generic risk assessment for Tranche B Specified Generator with individual unit capacity <2MWth in Air Quality Management Areas or high ambient NOx.

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SR2018 No 3 standard rules Specified Generator, Tranche B low risk, base load operation 0 – 2 MWth in Air Quality Management Areas or high ambient NOx (applies to standard permits issued after 13/09/19 and to all standard permit holders from 13/12/19 )

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SR2018 No 3 generic risk assessment Specified Generator, Tranche B low risk, base load operation 0–2 MWth in Air Quality Management Areas or high ambient NOx (applies to standard permits issued after 13/09/19 and to all standard permits from 13/12/19)

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SR2018 No 3 standard rules Specified Generator, Tranche B low risk, base load operation 0 – 2 MWth in Air Quality Management Areas or high ambient NOx (applies until 13/12/19 to standard permits issued before 13/09/19)

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SR2018 No 3: generic risk assessment Specified Generator, Tranche B low risk, base load operation 0 – 2 MWth in Air Quality Management Areas or high ambient NOx (applies until 13/12/19 to standard permits issued before 13/09/19)

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Details

When referred to in an environmental permit these rules will allow the operator to operate one or more Tranche B Specified Generators which are natural gas fired engines or boilers which are CHPs. The individual unit capacity is between <1-2MWth and the total is < 2.0 MWth at the specified location which may be in urban areas where background NO2 is high or in an Air Quality Management Area. Secondary abatement where necessary.

Applies to Specified Generators burning natural gas.

Published 6 September 2018
Last updated 13 September 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added updated standard rule and associated generic risk assessment.
  2. First published.