MOJAVE DESERT AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 480 - NATURAL GAS FIRED CONTROL DEVICES
(Adopted: February 20, 1979)

(a) A person installing or using an Air Pollution Control Device which operates on natural gas shall provide one of the following:

  1. A plan, subject to the approval of the Air Pollution Control Officer which will cause the equipment or source generating the emissions to be taken out of service during a natural gas shortage or curtailment, until approved fuel is restored to the Air Pollution Control Device; or

  2. A fuel system approved by the Air Pollution Control Officer for use during a natural gas shortage curtailment.

(b) Effective Dates

  1. This rules becomes effective on the date of adoption for any equipment subject to the provisions of this rule which is installed or constructed on or after that date.

  2. The owner or operator of any equipment subject to the provisions of this rule, which has been installed or constructed prior to the adoption shall be March 31, 1979, submit:

    (A) A plan describing at a minimum the steps that will be taken to achieve compliance with the provisions of this rule, or

    (B) An application for Permit to Construct if the equipment is to be modified.