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Benefits Associated With Electricity Generating Emissions Reductions Realized Under The NSR Program.

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Estimates the monetized benefits of SO2 and NOx emissions avoided due to PSD BACT permitting. Analysis was conducted as part of the EPA analysis of the impact of the NSR program on energy investment and supply. Benefits endpoints include effects of SO2, NOx, and their related atmospheric transformation products, termed "secondary pollutants" on human health, animal life, and vegetation. All of the information was taken from existing studies.

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Date:
Reference #:
2001
A.2001.44
Availability:
Yes
EPA Office:
Office of Air and Radiation
Office Suboffice:
Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards
Office Division:
No division specified
EPA Author:
Hubbell, Bryan
Document Type:
Benefit Analysis
Contractors:
NR
Document Status:
Final
Pages:
11

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