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dc.contributor.author Garing, Ken en_US
dc.contributor.author Gosik, Bob en_US
dc.contributor.author FitzGerald, Shannon en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-08-16T19:39:05Z en_US
dc.date.available 2012-08-16T19:39:05Z en_US
dc.date.issued 1996-03 en_US
dc.identifier.citation 1996. Puna Geothermal Venture compliance investigation. Pahoa (HI): National Enforcement Investigations Center, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, United States Environmental Protection Agency. en_US
dc.identifier.other EPA-330/ 2-96-009 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10524/23356 en_US
dc.description.abstract The specific objectives of the investigation were to determine compliance with the following: • Air pollution control regulations, including state permits No. P-833-1524 and No. P-834-1582 • Underground Injection Control (UIC) regulations, including state permit UH-1529 • Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), 42 U.S.C. §11001 et. seq., EPCRA § 301; and Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), 42 U.S.C. § 9603 CERCLA § 103. In addition, NEIC personnel identified facility activities/conditions that, although not specifically regulated, could impact the environment. The investigation of PGV included the following: A review of federal and state files An on-site inspection of the facility conducted February 13 through 17, 1995, which included the following: Discussions with facility personnel Observations and evaluation of facility operations Review/copy facility records Sampling of the two groundwater monitoring wells and geothermal reinjection fluid Monitoring of 50 potential fugitive emissions points (valves) in pentane service Personnel from the regional UIC program and NEIC worked as a team to determine compliance with UIC requirements. The technical report has been divided into four main sections: Process Description - which provides an overview of the geothermal process; and the Air, Underground Injection Control, and EPCRA sections which discuss compliance with applicable regulations and permits. These reports form the basis for the summary of findings presented in the following section. en_US
dc.format.extent 85 pages en_US
dc.language.iso en-US en_US
dc.publisher National Enforcement Investigations Center, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, United States Environmental Protection Agency en_US
dc.subject PGV en_US
dc.subject regulatory en_US
dc.subject venting en_US
dc.subject Puna en_US
dc.subject Hawaii en_US
dc.subject.lcsh  Injection wells--Hawaii--Puna Region en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Underground reservoirs--Hawaii--Puna Region en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Geothermal engineering--Hawaii--Puna Region en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Geothermal resources--Hawaii--Puna Region en_US
dc.title Puna Geothermal Venture compliance investigation en_US
dc.type Report en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US

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