Audit report concerning the Admin. of the Carl Moyer Memorial Air Quality Standards Attainment Program by the Cal. State Air Resources Board a the 4 local air dist. Policies a practices they used resulted in the Moyer Program achieving less cost-effective emission reductions than it otherwise could have achieved. Calif. law impedes emission reductions by allowing the state board to set aside only 10% of Moyer Program funds for projects that operate in more than one dist. A higher cap could lead to projects having intended emission reductions with lower costs per ton. Also, the methodology the state board uses to select projects for the multi-district component undervalues the cost-effectiveness of emission reductions. Illustrations.The association developed the current formula for allocating Moyer Program funds to districts. ... Nine elements to be addressed in policies and procedures manuals at local air districts: Marketing Project selection Obligation of funds to projectsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Carl Moyer Memorial Air Quality Standards Attainment Program in California|
|Author||:||Elaine M. Howle|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2007-09|