A Clean Air Plan for Queens County

Natural Resources Defense Council
Coalition Helping Organize a Kleaner Environment
Keyspan Energy
Completed May 2003

Synapse investigated the sources of air pollution in Queens County, assessed their local impact on air quality, and recommended remedies for the sources causing the greatest threat to public health.  The study included evaluations of energy efficiency resources, unit repowering, emissions control technologies, and other options for improving air quality.  The PROSYM model was used to develop a cohesive clean air plan for the county.  Project completed in May 2003.