• 2021 Legislative Update: 5th 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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  • UL JAEL Spring Symposium

    We are happy to share that the Brandeis School of Law's Journal of Animal and Environmental Law are hosting their 5th Annual Spring Symposium on Friday, March 12. This is sure to be an educational day and we encourage everyone to attend!  KRC's Fitz will be speaking on solar issues in Kentucky, including net metering and rooftop solar, and siting of utility-scale solar arrays.

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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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  • Annual Report 2020

    2020 has kept us extremely busy at KRC. Learn more about what we did and what environmental protection work is already continuing into 2021!

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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

  • 1 Mar 2021

    2021 Legislative Update: Action Alert 1 on HB272

    KRC opposes House Bill 272, which would allow a water district or water association to impose a 10% late fee on a customer who fails to pay a water or sewer bill and would prevent the Public Service Commission from suspending or disallowing such a...

  • 26 Feb 2021

    2021 Legislative Update: 5th Edition

    This list profiles the environmental, conservation, consumer, and general government bills that the Kentucky Resources Council is supporting, opposing, and tracking during the 2021 General Assembly Regular Session. This year is a “short” session...

  • 16 Feb 2021

    2021 Legislative Update: 4th Edition

    This edition includes updates on those bills passed by the General Assembly during the first week which have either been vetoed or have become law since the GA recessed (there is only one, SB 9), and those whose veto has been overridden...

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