Executive Director
    KRC seeks an attorney who has the experience and expertise to provide executive strategic leadership and pro-bono legal services in pursuit of environmental justice matters. 

    Learn more about the position and application process.

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  • 2021 Legislative Update: 9th Edition

    The 2021 General Assembly is now in session. KRC is supporting, opposing, and tracking the environmental, conservation, consumer, and general government bills being presented. 

    Our Legislative Update is out now. Read along now and catch up on the first week. 

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  • PSC's Ruling on Rate Increases

    Kentucky Resources Council was proud to represent Kentuckians For The Commonwealth, the Kentucky Solar Energy Society, and the Mountain Association, In a proceeding important to the future of rooftop solar in Kentucky.

    Our combined efforts helped accomplish important victories for ratepayers across the state.

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For 35 years, the Kentucky Resources Council has been a trusted source of legal representation, advice, and assistance to individuals, communities, and local governments on a wide range of environmental and energy issues.  Accepting no corporate or government money, and providing legal assistance without charge, KRC relies on its members and supporters to enable us to provide unflinching advocacy for those who live "downhill, downwind, and downstream." 

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Since 1984, KRC has been a trusted resource for comprehensive analysis of energy and environmental issues for citizens, government officials, and non-profit organizations.


We work to ensure individuals and communities impacted by environmental decisions have a voice in the policy-making process at all levels of government, and that values more durable than short-term profit guide public policy.


We believe every Kentuckian has the right to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. We use the power of the law to secure and advance these essential rights.

Latest News

  • 31 Mar 2021

    2021 Legislative Update: 9th Edition

    The Kentucky General Assembly reconvened March 29 and 30th for two final days and adjourned sine die (until January 2022 unless called into Special Session by the Governor before then) on March 30.

  • 29 Mar 2021

    2021 Legislative Update: Action Alert 4 on HB272

    Please email today and call Monday morning and ask Kentucky Representatives and Senators to "Let the veto of HB 272 stand." Take a minute to give yourself a hand, because you've done GREAT so far. Your calls and emails helped convince the Governor...

  • 19 Mar 2021

    2021 Legislative Update: Action Alert 3 on HB272

    House Bill 272 has gotten a lot of press because it allows small rural Water Districts and Water Associations to charge at 10% late fee on water bills, and prevents the Public Service Commission, which regulates them, from disallowing those late fees

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