(Docket No. 15-CA-PA-37)
The Department of Health, State of Hawaii (DOH), is notifying all interested persons of the proposed settlement between the DOH and Puna Geothermal Venture (PGV). The DOH issued a Notice and Finding of Violation and Order (NOVO) in Docket No. 14-CA-EO-11, alleging that PGV violated state air pollution laws, Hawaii Revised Statues §342B-11, Hawaii Administrative Rules §11-60.1-2, and Noncovered Source Permit No. 0008-02-N by failing to meet various operational and reporting requirements.
A Consent Order (CO) has been drafted that proposes to settle this case. The proposed CO and NOVO is available for public review during regular office hours, Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., at the following locations:
Clean Air Branch, Department of Health
919 Ala Moana Blvd., Room 203, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
Hawaii District Health Office, Department of Health
1582 Kamehameha Ave., Hilo, Hawaii
Clean Air Branch – Kona, Keakealani Building, Department of Health
79-1020 Haukapila Street, Room 113, Kealakekua, Hawaii
Interested persons may submit written comments addressed to the DOH at the above address on Oahu, and must be postmarked or received by December 4, 2015. For additional information, contact Mr. David Wong of the Clean Air Branch in Honolulu at (808) 586-4200.