40 CFR 98.386 - Data reporting requirements.

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§ 98.386 Data reporting requirements.
In addition to the information required by § 98.3(c), the following requirements apply:
(a) Producers shall report the following information for each coal-to-liquid facility:
(1) For each product listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part that enters the coal-to-liquid facility to be further processed or otherwise used on site, report the annual quantity in metric tons or barrels by each quantity measurement standard method or other industry standard practice used. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product.
(2) For each product listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part that enters the coal-to-liquid facility to be further processed or otherwise used on site, report the total annual quantity in metric tons or barrels. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product.
(3) For each feedstock reported in paragraph (a)(2) of this section that was produced by blending a fossil fuel-based product with a biomass-based product, report the percent of the volume reported in paragraph (a)(2) of this section that is fossil fuel-based (excluding any denaturant that may be present in any ethanol product).
(4) Each standard method or other industry standard practice used to measure each quantity reported in paragraph (a)(1) of this section.
(5) For each product (leaving the coal-to-liquid facility) listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part, report the annual quantity in metric tons or barrels by each quantity measurement standard method or other industry standard practice used. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product. Those products that enter the facility, but are not reported in (a)(1), shall not be reported under this paragraph.
(6) For each product (leaving the coal-to-liquid facility) listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part, report the total annual quantity in metric tons or barrels. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product. Those products that enter the facility, but are not reported in (a)(2), shall not be reported under this paragraph.
(7) For each product reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section that was produced by blending a fossil fuel-based product with a biomass-based product, report the percent of the volume reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section that is fossil fuel-based (excluding any denaturant that may be present in any ethanol product).
(8) Each standard method or other industry standard practice used to measure each quantity reported in paragraph (a)(5) of this section.
(9) For every feedstock reported in paragraph (a)(2) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of subpart MM of this part was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The number of samples collected according to § 98.394(c).
(ii) The sampling standard method used.
(iii) The carbon share test results in percent mass.
(iv) The standard method used to test carbon share.
(v) The calculated CO2 emissions factor.
(10) For every non-solid feedstock reported in paragraph (a)(2) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of subpart MM of this part was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The density test results in metric tons per barrel.
(ii) The standard method used to test density.
(11) For every product reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of this subpart was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The number of samples collected according to § 98.394(c).
(ii) The sampling standard method used.
(iii) The carbon share test results in percent mass.
(iv) The standard method used to test carbon share.
(v) The calculated CO2 emissions factor.
(12) For every non-solid product reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of subpart MM of this part was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The density test results in metric tons per barrel.
(ii) The standard method used to test density.
(13) For each specific type of biomass that enters the coal-to-liquid facility to be co-processed with fossil fuel-based feedstock to produce a product reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section, report the annual quantity in metric tons or barrels by each quantity measurement standard method or other industry standard practice used.
(14) For each specific type of biomass that enters the coal-to-liquid facility to be co-processed with fossil fuel-based feedstock to produce a product reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section, report the total annual quantity in metric tons or barrels.
(15) Each standard method or other industry standard practice used to measure each quantity reported in paragraph (a)(3) of this section.
(16) The CO2 emissions in metric tons that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of each feedstock reported in paragraph (a)(2) of this section that were calculated according to § 98.393(b) or (h).
(17) The CO2 emissions in metric tons that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of each product (leaving the coal-to-liquid facility) reported in paragraph (a)(6) of this section that were calculated according to § 98.393(a) or (h).
(18) Annual CO2 emissions in metric tons that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of each type of biomass feedstock co-processed with fossil fuel-based feedstocks reported in paragraph (a)(3) of this section, calculated according to § 98.393(c).
(19) Annual CO2 emissions that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of all products, calculated according to § 98.393(d).
(20) Annual quantity of bulk NGLs in metric tons or barrels received for processing during the reporting year.
(b) In addition to the information required by § 98.3(c), each importer shall report all of the following information at the corporate level:
(1) For each product listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part, report the annual quantity in metric tons or barrels by each quantity measurement standard method or other industry standard practice used. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product.
(2) For each product listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part, report the total annual quantity in metric tons or barrels. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product as listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part.
(3) For each product reported in paragraph (b)(2) of this section that was produced by blending a fossil fuel-based product with a biomass-based product, report the percent of the volume reported in paragraph (b)(2) of this section that is fossil fuel-based (excluding any denaturant that may be present in any ethanol product).
(4) Each standard method or other industry standard practice used to measure each quantity reported in paragraph (b)(1) of this section.
(5) For each product reported in paragraph (b)(2) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of this subpart used was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The number of samples collected according to § 98.394(c)
(ii) The sampling standard method used.
(iii) The carbon share test results in percent mass.
(iv) The standard method used to test carbon share.
(v) The calculated CO2 emissions factor in metric tons.
(6) For each non-solid product reported in paragraph (b)(2) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of this subpart was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The density test results in metric tons ber barrel.
(ii) The standard method used to test density.
(7) The CO2 emissions in metric tons that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of each imported product reported in paragraph (b)(2) of this section, calculated according to § 98.393(a).
(8) The total sum of CO2 emissions that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of all imported products, calculated according to § 98.393(e).
(c) In addition to the information required by § 98.3(c), each exporter shall report all of the following information at the corporate level:
(1) For each product listed in Table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part, report the annual quantity in metric tons or barrels by each quantity measurement standard method or other industry standard practice used. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product.
(2) For each product listed in table MM-1 of subpart MM of this part, report the total annual quantity in metric tons or barrels. For natural gas liquids, quantity shall reflect the individual components of the product.
(3) For each product reported in paragraph (c)(2) of this section that was produced by blending a fossil fuel-based product with a biomass-based product, report the percent of the volume reported in paragraph (c)(2) of this section that is fossil fuel-based (excluding any denaturant that may be present in any ethanol product).
(4) Each standard method or other industry standard practice used to measure each quantity reported in paragraph (c)(1) of this section.
(5) For each product reported in paragraph (c)(2) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of this subpart was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The number of samples collected according to § 98.394(c).
(ii) The sampling standard method used.
(iii) The carbon share test results in percent mass.
(iv) The standard method used to test carbon share.
(v) The calculated CO2 emissions factor in metric tons.
(6) For each non-solid product reported in paragraph (c)(2) of this section for which Calculation Methodology 2 of this subpart used was used to determine an emissions factor, report:
(i) The density test results in metric tons per barrel.
(ii) The standard method used to test density.
(7) The CO2 emissions in metric tons that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of each exported product reported in paragraph (c)(2) of this section, calculated according to § 98.393(a).
(8) Total sum of CO2 emissions that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of all exported products, calculated according to § 98.393(e).
(d) Blended feedstock and products.
(1) Producers, exporters, and importers must report the following information for each blended product and feedstock where emissions were calculated according to § 98.393(i):
(i) Volume or mass of each blending component.
(ii) The CO2 emissions in metric tons that would result from the complete combustion or oxidation of each blended feedstock or product, using Equation MM-12 or Equation MM-13 of § 98.393.
(iii) Whether it is a blended feedstock or a blended product.
(2) For a product that enters the facility to be further refined or otherwise used on site that is a blended feedstock, producers must meet the reporting requirements of paragraphs (a)(1) and (a)(2) of this section by reflecting the individual components of the blended feedstock.
(3) For a product that is produced, imported, or exported that is a blended product, producers, importers, and exporters must meet the reporting requirements of paragraphs (a)(5), (a)(6), (b)(1), (b)(2), (c)(1), and (c)(2) of this section, as applicable, by reflecting the individual components of the blended product.
[74 FR 56374, Oct. 30, 2009, as amended at 75 FR 66475, Oct. 28, 2010]

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