Landfill Gas to Energy Facility, Chiquita Canyon Landfill


SCH Number
Public Agency
Los Angeles County
Document Title
Landfill Gas to Energy Facility, Chiquita Canyon Landfill
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Installation of 8 landfill gas fired internal combustion engines to recover energy from the landfill gas. Landfill gas will be diverted from the existing enclosed ground flares. An application for an Authority to Construct for this project was filed with South Coast AQMD in April 2004. An exemption finding was made by Los Angeles County Planning, Impact Analysis Section in August 2004.

Contact Information

Daryl Koutnik
Agency Name
Department of Regional Planning
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Los Angeles
Other Location Info
City: Valencia

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15329, Class 29
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project is a co-generation project at an existing industrial facility. The cogeneration equipment will comply with all applicable air quality laws, will have a capacity of 15.33 MW (less than the 50 MW limit) and will result in a no net increase in air emissions (any increase in emissions will be offset by the SCAQMD through their essential public services account in accordance with SCAQMD Rule 1309).

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