Start Date: 4/21/2019
End Date: 5/6/2019
GSOE I, LLC, requests a permit to construct, operate, and decommission an unmanned Meteorological Buoy (Met Buoy) to collect meteorological data in Delaware’s Outer Continental Shelf approximately 16.5 statute miles off the coast of Rehoboth Beach. The Met Buoy is powered by wind turbines and solar panels with a 6 kW backup diesel generator. The construction, maintenance, and decommissioning of the Met Buoy has the potential to emit (PTE): 0.33 TPY of VOC; 6.43 TPY of NOx; 3.27 TPY of CO; 0.38 TPY of PM10; 0.005 TPY of SOx; and 0.07 TPY of HAPs. (Permits: APC-2019/0042, and APC-2019/0043).
The application for this permit may be reviewed at the offices of the Division of Air Quality, State Street Commons, 100 W. Water Street, Suite 6A, Dover, Delaware or 715 Grantham Lane, New Castle, Delaware. For additional information or for an appointment to review 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 May 6, 2019. 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
100 W. Water Street, Suite 6A
Dover, DE 19904