Annual Schedule. The following shall obtain verification of each annual emissions data report:
Retail providers, marketers, and operators of petroleum refineries and hydrogen plants;
Operators of general stationary combustion facilities in the oil and gas sector identified by NAICS code of 211111;
Operators of electricity generating and cogeneration facilities that combust fossil fuels and have a total nameplate generating capacity >10 MW.
Triennial Schedule. The following shall obtain verification of the emissions data report submitted in 2010, and shall obtain verification of the emissions data reports submitted every third year thereafter:
Operators of cement plants; however, if any change in materials or operations occurs at a cement plant that requires a change in a permit filed with an air pollution control district or air quality management district, the operator of the cement plant shall obtain verification of the emissions data report that covers the first full calendar year following the permit change, in addition to the regular triennial schedule;
Operators of electricity generating or cogeneration facilities that combust pure biomass fuels, or geothermal generating facilities;
Operators of electricity generating or cogeneration facilities that have a total nameplate generating capacity <10 MW;
Operators of general stationary combustion facilities, excluding oil and gas sector facilities identified by NAICS code 211111.
Verification Opinion Due Dates. In the calendar years when verification is required, the verification body shall submit to the ARB the verification opinion specified in section 95131(c)(1) no later than six months after the deadlines specified in section 95103(b) for submitting emission reports.
For operators having an emissions data report due April 1, as specified in section 95103(b)(1), the verification opinion must be submitted no later than October 1 of the same calendar year;
For operators having an emissions data report due June 1, as specified in section 95103(b)(2), the verification opinion must be submitted no later than December 1 of the same calendar year.
Reporting Schedule – New Facilities. Any operator described in section 95101(b) that commences operations at a new facility after January 1, 2008 shall submit an initial emissions data report for that facility based on emissions produced during the first full calendar year of operation. The emissions data report and a verification opinion shall be submitted during the year following the first full calendar year of operation according to the schedule in sections 95103(b) and (c), with reports for subsequent years due as required by the same schedule. This paragraph does not apply to changes in ownership, management, or operations at existing facilities.