LASSEN COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 3:3 - PERMIT FEE SCHEDULES

It is hereby determined that the cost of issuing permits, and of inspections pertaining to such issuance exceeds the fees prescribed herein. In determining the fees to be charged, the applicable equipment within each process that requires a permit will be totaled for each schedule. In the event that more than one fee schedule is applicable to a Permit to Operate, the governing schedule shall be that which results in the higher fee.

SCHEDULE I

ELECTRIC MOTOR HORSEPOWER SCHEDULE

Any article, machine, equipment, or other contrivance, where an electric motor is used as the power supply, shall be assessed a permit fee based on the total rated motor horsepower of all such electric motors included in such article, machine, equipment or other contrivance, in accordance with the following schedule:

HORSEPOWER ----------------------------------FEE

Up to and including 5 -------------------------$ 5.00

Greater than 5 but less than 15 --------------- 10.00

15 or greater but less than 30 ---------------- 20.00

30 or greater but less than 45 ---------------- 30.00

45 or greater but less than 65 ---------------- 50.00

65 or greater but less than 125 --------------- 75.00

125 or greater but less than 200 ------------- 100.00

200 or greater ------------------------------- 125.00

SCHEDULE 2

FUEL BURNING EQUIPMENT SCHEDULE

Any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance in which fuel is burned, with the exception of incinerators which are covered in Schedule 4, shall be assessed a permit fee based upon the design fuel consumption of the article, machine, equipment or other contrivance expressed in thousands of British Thermal Units (BTU) per hour, using gross heating values of the fuel, in accordance with the following schedule:

1000 BRITISH THERMAL UNITS PER HOUR---------------- FEE

Up to and including 150 ------------------------------------------$ 5.00

Greater than 150 but less than 500 ------------------------------$ 10.00

500 or greater but less than 1,500 -------------------------------$ 20.00

1,500 or greater but less than 5,000 -----------------------------$ 30.00

5,000 or greater but less than 15,000 ----------------------------$ 50.00

15,000 or greater but less than 50,000 --------------------------$ 75.00

50,000 or greater but less than 150,000 ------------------------$100.00

150,000 or greater but less than 500,000 ----------------------$125.00

500,000 or greater ---------------------------------------------$150.00

SCHEDULE 3

ELECTRICAL ENERGY SCHEDULE

Any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance, which uses electrical energy, with the exception of electric motors covered in Schedule 1, shall be assessed a permit fee based on the total kilovolt ampere (KVA) ratings, in accordance with the following schedule:

KILOVOLT AMPERES ------------------------FEE

Up to and including 45 -----------------------$ 5.00

Greater than 45 but less than 145 ------------$ 10.00

145 or greater but less than 450 -------------$ 20.00

450 or greater but less than 1, 450 ----------$ 30.00

1,450 or greater but less than 4,500 ---------$ 50.00

4,500 or greater but less than 14,500 --------$ 75.00

14,500 or greater but less than 45,000 -------$100.00

45,000 or greater but less than 145,000 ------$125.00

145,000 or greater --------------------------$150.00

SCHEDULE 4

INCINERATOR SCHEDULE

Any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance designed and used primarily to dispose of combustible refuse by wholly consuming the material charged leaving only the ashes or residue shall be assessed a permit fee based on the following schedule of the maximum horizontal inside cross sectional area, in square feet, of the primary combustion chamber.

AREA, IN SQUARE FEET -------------------FEE

Up to and including 3 -------------------------$ 5.00

Greater than 3 but less than 6 ----------------$ 10.00

6 or greater but less than 9 ------------------$ 20.00

9 or greater but less than 16 -----------------$ 30.00

16 or greater but less than 27 ----------------$ 50.00

27 or greater but less than 47 ----------------$ 75.00

47 or greater but less than 90 ----------------$100.00

90 or greater but less than 200 ---------------$125.00

200 or greater --------------------------------$150.00

SCHEDULE 5

STATIONARY CONTAINER SCHEDULE

Any stationary tank, reservoir, or other container shall be assessed a permit fee based on the following schedule of capacities in gallons or cubic equivalent:

GALLONS -------------------------------------------FEE

Up to and including 4,000 ---------------------$ 5.00

Greater than 4,000 but less than 40,000 ------- 10.00

40,000 or greater but less than 400,000 ------- 20.00

400,000 or greater but less than 4,000,000 ---- 30.00

4,000,000 or greater ---------------------------50.00

SCHEDULE 6

ELECTRIC GENERATING FACILITIES

(INCLUDING CO-GENERATION)

Operating permit fees shall be determined at the following rate:

Per megawatt or fraction thereof --------------$200.00

SCHEDULE 7

MISCELLANEOUS SCHEDULE

Any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance which is not included in the preceding schedules shall be assessed a permit fee of $20.00