RELEASE: Comment period extended on proposed Active Energy Renewable Power permit


RALEIGH - The public comment period on an air permit application from Active Energy Renewable Power in Lumberton has been extended to Friday, March 27. 

The public meeting originally scheduled for Monday, March 16, at the Bill Sapp Recreation Center has been cancelled based on the current guidance to avoid large gatherings to help minimize the spread of COVID-19. A video presentation about the draft air permit for the proposed facility is available for the public to view here

The Division of Air Quality will consider all comments submitted by March 27 before taking final action.


  • Email comments to Please type “Active Energy Renewable Power” in the subject line.
  • Mail written comments to:

              Mr. Gregory Reeves
              N.C. Division of Air Quality
              225 Green Street, Suite 714
              Fayetteville, NC 28301-5095


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