Primer on GHG Regulation under the Clean Air Act: PSD, Title V, and NSPS

Over the next two years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will phase in greenhouse gas regulations for large stationary sources using three separate sections of the Clean Air Act: the Prevention of Significant Deterioration Permitting Program, the Title V Permitting Program and the New Source Performance Standards. This memo provides a general overview of these regulatory approaches and their application to greenhouse gas emissions.

Author(s): Brooks Rainey Pearson and Jonas Monast

Published: February 2011

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