7 DE Admin. Code 1102 Natural Minor Permit Applications: BioEnergy Development Group

Division of Air Quality

Published: Aug. 30, 2020
Comments Due: Sept. 14, 2020
Documents For Review
Permit Application

Notice has been given that:

BioEnergy Development Group, LLC requests permission for the construction of one (1) natural gas-fired emergency generator with a standby power rating of 1,082 kW (1,451 HP) at the BioEnergy Innovation Center located at 28338 Enviro Way, Seaford in Sussex County, Delaware.  The engine used in this generator set is certified to comply with U. S. EPA regulations under the provisions of Subpart JJJJ to 40 CFR 60 and the applicable emissions standards located therein.  In addition to those emission standards, the engine will also be limited to 0.10 pounds per hour of particulate matter (PM10), 0.01 pounds per hour of sulfur dioxide (SO2), and 0.71 pounds per hour of hazardous air pollutants (HAPs).  Construction of this generator shall be completed in compliance with the requirements of Permit: APC-2021/0009-CONSTRUCTION.

The application for this permit may be reviewed upon request.  The application is posted at  To submit comments, for additional information, or for information regarding how you can inspect the application, please contact Tracy Mattson at (302) 739-9402.

A public hearing on any of the above applications will NOT be held unless the Secretary of DNREC receives a request for a hearing regarding that application within 15 days from the date of this notice, ending Monday, September 14, 2020.  A request for a hearing shall be in writing.  The request must also show a familiarity with the application and a reasoned statement of the permit’s probable impact.

All comments and public hearing requests should be mailed to the following address:

Division of Air Quality
State Street Commons, Suite 6A
100 W. Water Street, Dover 19904