The goal of the Ocean-Going Vessels At Berth Regulation is to reduce diesel particulate matter (PM) and oxides of nitrogen (NOx) from ocean-going vessels auxiliary engines while they are docked at California ports.
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New At Berth Regulation Implementation
New compliance requirements for the At Berth Regulation goes into effect beginning on January 1, 2023. In preparation for the new requirements, Innovative Concept applications, Port Plans, and Terminal Plans are all due by December 1, 2021. CARB staff has prepared a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document to assist with the new regulatory requirement.