PURPOSE OF NOTICE: To seek public comment on a draft permit from the Department of Environmental Quality to limit air pollution emitted by a facility in Brunswick County, Virginia.
PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: April 13, 2022 to May 13, 2022
PERMIT NAME: Federal Operating Permit issued by DEQ, under the authority of the Air Pollution Control Board
APPLICANT NAME AND ADDRESS: Virginia Electric and Power Company, 600 Canal St., Richmond, VA
FACILITY NAME, ADDRESS AND REGISTRATION NUMBER: Dominion Energy – Brunswick County Power Station, 20100 Governor Harrison Pkwy, Freeman, VA; #PRO52404.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Virginia Electric and Power Company has applied for a new permit for the Dominion Energy Brunswick County Power Station. The facility is located at 20100 Governor Harrison Pkwy in Brunswick County. The facility is classified as a major source of air pollution. The permit would allow the source to operate a natural gas-fired electric generation facility.
HOW TO COMMENT AND/OR REQUEST A PUBLIC HEARING: DEQ accepts comments and requests for public hearing by hand-delivery, e-mail, fax or postal mail. All comments and requests must be in writing and be received by DEQ during the comment period. Submittals must include the names, mailing addresses and telephone numbers of the commenter/requester and of all persons represented by the commenter/requester. A request for public hearing must also include: 1) The reason why a public hearing
is requested. 2) A brief, informal statement regarding the nature and extent of the interest of the requester or of those represented by the requestor, including how and to what extent such interest would be directly and adversely affected by the permit. 3) Specific references, where possible, to terms and conditions of the permit with suggested revisions. Please note this draft permit is being concurrently reviewed as a
proposed permit by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. A public hearing may be held, including another comment period, if public response is significant, based on individual requests for a public
hearing, and there are substantial, disputed issues relevant to the permit.
Contact for public comments, document requests and additional information: Alison M. Sinclair, Piedmont Regional Office, 4949-A Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060; Phone: (804) 489-1008; E-mail:
Alison.Sinclair@deq.virginia.gov; Fax: (804) 698-4178. The public may review the draft permit and application at the DEQ office named above or may request copies of the documents from the contact person listed above.