The University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) is located near Goleta, California on a 1,022-acre site. UCSB is a public research university with over 20,000 students.
The facility uses natural gas-fired external combustion equipment for space heating and diesel-fired internal combustion engines for emergency back-up power.
UCSB Title V Operating Permit – due for renewal 12/1/2020.
“The Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) has issued a draft federal Part 70 permit for the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) facility that is part of the University of California, Santa Barbara Stationary Source. This action is the renewal of the federal Part 70 permit for the UCSB Stationary Source noted above. No changes to facility operations or emissions will occur as a result of this action. Once issued by the District and the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), the renewed permits will be valid for three years. All permits are enforceable by the USEPA, the District, and the public. Copies of the permit application and the draft permit are available for review from November 30, 2020 to December 30, 2020 on the District website at: http://www.ourair.org/news/.”