Dates: January 31 - February 2, 2012
Registration Deadline:     December 31, 2011
                Hotel Information
Hotel Deadline: January 9, 2012
Location:  Wilmington, DE



The BACT Workshop is a comprehensive training course for permit writers, management, and counsel to PSD permitting authorities.  It covers all significant BACT issues such as evaluating technical feasibility; identifying and evaluating environmental impacts; determining, weighing, and applying cost effectiveness and other measures of economic impacts for alternative air pollution control techniques; and establishing clear and enforceable emission limitations representing BACT.  This course provides a thorough review of legislative history, statutory and regulatory provisions, interpretive guidance, and pertinent case law.  Considerations specific to BACT for greenhouse gases will be covered.  In addition to lecture, the workshop includes both individual and group exercises.

Main Course Topics:

Intended Audience: Relatively experienced permit writers whose duties include reviewing PSD permit applications and making BACT determinations; decision-makers with respect to agency policies pertaining to BACT; and attorneys responsible for defending PSD permits and BACT determinations.

Instructors for the course are:



Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Downtown
Wilmington - Legal District
700 N. King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801



Registrations are due to MARAMA by December 31, 2011.  There is no registration fee for state and local air quality agenices. 

If you have any questions or concerns, don't hesitate to contact Alice Lutrey at alutrey(at) or Joan Walstrum at jwalstrum(at) or by phone at 443-901-1882 .