AgPower, Jerome, applies to DEQ to modify air quality permit to construct
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
JEROME — The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has received a request from AgPower to modify the air quality permit to construct (PTC) that regulates emissions from the company’s dairy digester operation in Jerome.
The proposed permit modification will allow the company to install two new boilers, a new flare, and biogas processing equipment. Emissions must remain within legally allowable limits.
A public comment period will be provided on the proposed permit if a written request is submitted to DEQ by June 27, 2018, at 5 p.m. MDT.
The permit application is available for review on DEQ’s website (download at right).
Submit requests for a 30-day public comment period and questions regarding the public comment process by mail or email to:
Air Quality Division
DEQ State Office
1410 N. Hilton
Boise, ID 83706