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Proposed Air Quality Permit 6645-R1 - Sprint United Management Company

Friday, January 8, 2016


Proposed Air Quality Permit 6645-R1, Sprint United Management Company (d/b/a Sprint Corporation), One existing 1,500 kWe diesel-fired emergency generator set at 1050 Connecticut Avenue NW

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to 40 C.F.R. Part 51.161, D.C. Official Code §2-505, and 20 DCMR §210, the Air Quality Division (AQD) of the Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE), located at 1200 First Street NE, Washington, DC, intends to issue a permit (#6645-R1) Sprint United Management Company (d/b/a Sprint Corporation) to operate the existing emergency generator set listed below.  The emission unit is located at 1050 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington DC 20036. The contact person for the facility is James Lucci, EHS Territory Manager, at (781) 494-0538.

Emission Unit Name

Engine Serial No.

Generator (Engine) Size


Emergency Generator


1,500 kWe (2,220 hp)

One 2,220 hp Cummins diesel engine associated with a 1,500 kWe generator.

The application to operate the emergency generator set and the draft renewal permit and supporting documents are available for public inspection at AQD and copies may be made available between the hours of 8:15 A.M. and 4:45 P.M. Monday through Friday.  Interested parties wishing to view these documents should provide their names, addresses, telephone numbers and affiliation, if any, to John C. Nwoke at (202) 724-7778.

Interested persons may submit written comments or may request a hearing on this subject within 30 days of publication of this notice.  The written comments must also include the person’s name, telephone number, affiliation, if any, mailing address and a statement outlining the air quality issues in dispute and any facts underscoring those air quality issues.  All relevant comments will be considered in issuing the final permit.

Comments on the proposed permit and any request for a public hearing should be addressed to:

John C. Nwoke
Environmental Engineer, Permitting Branch - Air Quality Division

Department of Energy and Environment
1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20002

[email protected]

No written comments or hearing requests postmarked after February 8, 2016 will be accepted.