2010 Emissions Proceedings


August 2-5, 2010


1. Conference Summary
Carl R. Bozzuto, ALSTOM Power, Inc.


A.1. Trinity Compliance Workshop
Christi M. Wilson, Trinity Consultants, Inc.
A.2. Stoker Workshop
Robert Corbin, Council of Industrial Boiler Owners


B.1. Informal Owners’ Only Forum – no report
B.2. Informal Equipment Suppliers, Engineering and Environmental Service Consultants’ Only Forum – no report
B.3. Review of Concurrent Forum Discussions
Frederick P. Fendt, The Dow Chemical Co.


C. State & Federal Officials Shirt Sleeve Information Session
Robert D. Bessette, CIBO
Andrew M. Bodnarik, NH Department of Environment Services


D. Fundamentals of Mercury Control and Monitoring
Richard Miller, ADA Environmental Solutions


E. Environmental Rules, Regulations and Implementation in the Industrial Sector
A Panel Discussion
E.1. Overview of EPA Rulemakings for Industrial, Commercial and Institutional (ICI) Boilers
James A. Eddinger, US EPA Energy Strategies Group
E.2. Environmental Rules, Regulations and Implementation in the Industrial Sector
Anna Garcia, Ozone Transport Commission
E.3. State of Maine DEP Perspective
Marc Cone, the State of Maine
E.4. Why Does the Phone Keep Ringing?
Bob Frazer, AECOM Environment
E.5. Introduction to Industry: It’s Pressures, It’s Needs
John C. deRuyter, E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co.


F. Particulate & Multi-Emissions Control Technologies for HCl, SO2 and Hg Compliance or Advantage
F.1. Dry Scrubbing vs. Wet Scrubbing
Jay Shah, Fisher Klosterman, a CECO Environmental Company
F.2. Spray Dry Absorber
Bob Brown, Kiewitt Power Engineers
F.3. Wet Scrubber Case Study
Rajat Ghosh, Alcoa, Inc.
F.4. MACT Compliance and Biomass Fuels – Three Case Studies
Jeff Arroyo, Sega, Inc.
F.5. The Industrial Boiler MACT Technologies for Compliance
Edward Campobenedetto, The Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc.
F.6. Dry Sorbent Injection for Multi-Pollutant Control Case Study
Heidi Davidson, Solvay Chemicals Inc.
F.7. MACT Compliance Options
Brian Higgins, NALCO Mobotec
F.8. Ultratemp Filtration System
Kevin Moss, Tri-Mer
F.9. Dry Sorbent Injection for SO2 and HAP Removal
Jon Norman, United Conveyor Corporation
F.10. Hg, HCl, CO & NOx Control Technologies
John Bowman, Babcock Power
F.11. Membrane Wet ESPS- An Effective Add-on Control Technology to Meet Boiler MACT
Charles Hayes, Southern Environmental


G. Fundamentals of Available Control Technology for GHG Emissions
Carl Bozzuto, ALSTOM Power, Inc.
H. Compliance Testing Panel
Moderator: Robert Davis, Airgas
H.1. Boiler MACT Compliance Requirements for Area and Major Sources
Lauren Laabs, Mostardi Platt Environmental
H.2. Overview of the Compliance Testing Methods Contained in NESHAP
a Stack Testing Issues – Buyer Beware!
Dan Todd, Air Quality Services, LLC
b What are we testing for this week?
Dave Ozawa, Platt Environmental Services, Inc.
H.3 CAIR Phase II – Impact on Industrials?
Rudi Muenster, VIM Environmental Technologies, Inc.


I.   Energy Efficiency Audits and Tune-ups Panel Discussion
Moderator: Frederick P. Fendt, The Dow Chemical Company
I.1. Implications for Combustion Sources
Marc Garrison, ERM
I.2. Energy Efficiency Audit
Norb Wright, Energy Consultant


J. Combustion Controls and Performance Optimization
Moderator: Moderator: Denis J. Oravec, Automation Applications Inc., LLC
J.1. Combustion Strategies for Lowering NOx Emissions in Natural Gas Burners
David Farthing, Federal Corporation
J.2. Advanced Regulatory Control Techniques with Regards to Controlling Emissions on Industrial Boilers
Chris Henderson, Automation Applications Inc., LLC


K. NOx Emission Control Technology
K.1. Technology and Best Practices Oil Firing
William Gurski, Hamworthy Peabody Combustion
K.2. Proposed Boiler Regulations CO Concerns for Low NOx Burners
Blake Stapper, URS
K.3. NOx Combustion Controls for Stoker Fired Boilers
Robert Morrow, Detroit Stoker Company
K.4. Environmental Systems
Joe Rios, Peerless Manufacturing
K.5. NOx Reduction in a Capital Constrained World
Joseph Comparato, Fuel Tech, Inc.
K.6. Combustion Solutions for Low NOx Operation
Edmund Schindler, CCA



1. Workshop Summary
Carl R. Bozzuto, ALSTOM Power, Inc.
2. Fundamentals of Working with State Regulators
2a Ann McIver, Citizen Thermal
2b Donald van der Vaart, NC DENR – Division of Air Quality


A.   What Makes Me Lose Sleep
A.1. Associations (no report)
Christopher Recchia, Biomass Energy Resource Center (BERC)
A.2. Equipment Supplier (no report)
Earle Pfefferkorn, Cleaver-Brooks, Inc.
A.3. Boiler Owner/Operator
Scott Darling, Alcoa, Inc.
A.4. Environmental Support
Robert Fraser, AECOM Environment
A.5. State Regulator
Andrew Bodnarik, N.H. Dept. Environmental Services
A.6. Independent Consultant
Norbert Wright, Energy Consultant