Wood Smoke Template and SIPs

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Wood Smoke Template and SIPs. Biomass Meeting March 18, 2009 Larry Brockman U.S. EPA Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards RTP, NC [email protected]/* */ 919-541-5398. Purpose of Template:.
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Wood Smoke Template and SIPs Biomass Meeting March 18, 2009 Larry Brockman U.S. EPA Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards RTP, [email protected]/* */ 919-541-5398 Purpose of Template:
  • Provide a comprehensive document that includes options to address wood smoke in a given community.
  • Specifically, the Template will include information on:
  • Education and Outreach Tools
  • Regulatory Options
  • Wood Stove and Fireplace Changeouts
  • Funding Options
  • Hydronic Heaters and Fireplace Programs
  • Partnerships
  • Emission Calculation Estimates and Air Quality Benefits
  • Basic components of a PM2.5 SIP for wood smoke dominated nonattainment areas
  • Purpose of Template: The Education and Outreach Tools
  • Burn Clean Fact Sheet
  • Wood Stove “Dirty Little Secret” Brochures and Posters
  • Two New Professional Quality “How to Burn Cleaner” Video/DVDs Available:
  • Quick Guide on How to Select a New Stove for Home Heat
  • How to Operate Your Stove More Efficiently
  • Available at www.airwatchnorthwest.org
  • Enviroflash
  • Regulatory Options
  • Burn Bans/Curtailment Program -“Spare the Air”
  • Opacity Limits
  • Wood Moisture Content
  • Removal of Old Wood Stove Upon Sale of Home
  • Wood Stove and Fireplace Changeouts
  • Case Studies
  • Funding Options
  • Example Forms
  • Case Studies
  • Entire town changeout: Libby, MT
  • Low interest loan: Pendleton, OR:
  • Annual Program: Yakima, WA
  • Tribal Program: Swinomish Tribe, WA
  • Changeout Funding Options
  • Hearth Industry Discounts: 10% - 20%
  • Tax Credits: State and federal
  • Supplemental Environmental Projects (SEPs) and Mitigation Projects
  • Federal Programs that May Support Changeouts
  • State and Federal Tax Credit
  • State Tax Credits
  • Montana, Idaho and Oregon
  • Federal Tax Credit: 2009 Economic Stimulus Legislation
  • Signed into law on February 17, 2009
  • 30% tax credit (up to $1,500) for the purchase in 2009 and 2010
  • 75%-efficient biomass-burning stove 
  • Supplemental Environmental Projects
  • SEP Guidance Document
  • Case Study and/or Example Language from Salt River Project or other Mitigation Project
  • Federal Funds Programs that can possibly provide support
  • DOE: Low-income weatherization program
  • HHS: Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • USDA: Rural Development Program
  • HUD: Housing Preservation Grants
  • Emission Calculation Estimates and Air Quality Benefits
  • Wood Stove and Fireplace Changeouts | Emissions Calculator Tool
  • Guidance on Calculating Emissions from Burn Ban/Curtailment Programs for SIP credits
  • Voluntary Programs
  • Biomass-fueled Hydronic Heater
  • Low Mass (Pre-fabricated) Wood-burning Fireplace
  • Masonry Fireplaces and Masonry Heaters
  • Partnerships
  • Hearth, Patio, Barbecue Association
  • American Lung Association
  • Chimney Safety Institute of America
  • DOE: Low-income weatherization program
  • HHS: Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Local Industry(s)
  • Basic Components of a PM2.5 SIP for Wood Smoke Dominated Nonattainment areas
  • Areas description (physical, economic & meteorology)
  • Ambient air quality (base year data)
  • Emissions inventory
  • Projection of emission & air quality with anticipated growth (without controls)
  • Analysis of emissions reductions needed to attain each year until attainment
  • Control measures needed to meet emission reduction milestones (alternative actions if milestones are not met) -- Mandatory and voluntary.
  • Plans for funding, measuring, reporting and ensuring compliance with emission reduction plans
  • Provisions to maintain attainment
  • Description of public participation
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