DNREC/Division of Air Quality
The Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has signed Secretary’s Order No 2018-A-0061, CARBON DIOXIDE (CO2) BUDGET TRADING PROGRAM (i.e., the RGGI program). Participating States of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) conducted a program review process that lead to amendments to the Model Rule. The amendments included a change in the size and structure of the CO2 allowance cap as well as other program modifications. The effective date of Regulation 1147 is December 11, 2018.
Final regulation, the Secretary’s Order, and the Department’s public hearing materials are available for public inspection at the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s offices at State Street Commons, 100 W. Water Street, Suite 6A Dover, DE 19904 and at 715 Grantham Lane, New Castle. This information can also be obtained from the Department’s regulatory website http://www.dnrec.delaware.gov/Air/Pages/RegionalGreenhouseGasInitiative.aspx
. For additional information, please contact Valerie Gray, in Dover, at (302) 739-9402.
Division of Air Quality
State Street Commons
100 W. Water Street, Suite 6A
Dover, DE 19904