• Net-Metering Comments Submitted

    On November 13, 2019, Kentucky's Public Service Commission
    held a public hearing on net-metering. Kentucky Resources Council
    Director, Tom FitzGerald, and Staff Attorney, Liz Edmondson,
    on behalf of KRC, its members, and all interested stakeholders in the
    matter, submitted supplemental comments on the implementation of
    the 2019 Net Metering Act.

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  • GoodGiving Challenge

    Learn how to support Kentucky Resources Council
    during the 2019 GoodGiving Challenge
    December 3-9, 2019

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  • Defense in Bullitt County

    KRC is working hard to represent Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest
    as they work to protect their lands against a pipeline. Read more about the
    issue and who you can contact to encourage alternate routes.

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  • Host Agreements 101

    KRC's Center for Environmental Policy presents its third piece: Host Agreements 101. 

    In this paper, learn about information concerning the role that host agreements
    can play in assuring that the concerns of counties and communities
    hosting municipal solid waste landfills are addressed and that the burdens
    associated with hosting landfills are addressed and minimized.  

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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.

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