Energy

Effort By LG&E and KU To Trim Energy Efficiency Programs Awaits PSC Ruling

LG&E and KU's most recent demand-side management and energy efficiency filing proposes to eliminate several programs for residential customers. KRC represents the Metro Housing Coalition in the case, which awaits decision by the PSC.

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The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly: A Wrap-Up of the 2018 General Assembly Regular Session

Each year, we provide a brief wrap-up of the significant bills that the Council supported or opposed during the General Assembly's Regular Sessions, and the outcome of those bills and resolutions.

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Public Service Commission Denies LG&E and KU Application To Deploy "Smart Meters"

In an Order entered on August 30, 2018, the Kentucky Public Service Commission denied the request by LG&E and KU to Deploy Smart Meters, ruling that the utilities provided insufficient evidence to justify expense.

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Metropolitan Housing Coalition (MHC) Seeks To Intervene In PSC Case Where LG&E and KU Seek To Reduce Energy Efficiency and Demand Management Programs

Metropolitan Housing Coalition (MHC) Seeks To Intervene In PSC Case Where LG&E and KU Seek To Reduce Energy Efficiency and Demand Management Programs

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KRC Comments On Investigative Phase Of Corrective Action Plan for Contamination At E.W. Brown Power Plant

KRC Comments On Investigative Phase Of Corrective Action Plan for Contamination At E.W. Brown Power Plant

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KRC Participates In Panel Discussion On EPA's Clean Power Plan At Governor's Conference On The Environment

KRC Participates In Panel Discussion On EPA's Clean Power Plan At Governor's Conference On The Environment

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KRC Opposes Bill That Would Lift Nuclear Plant Moratorium

KRC Opposes Bill That Would Lift Nuclear Plant Moratorium

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Debate On Coal With the Bluegrass Institute's Jim Waters and KRC's Director Tom FitzGerald is Now Online

Debate On Coal With the Bluegrass Institute's Jim Waters and KRC's Director Tom FitzGerald is Now Online

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Council Comments On Proposed Air Permit For Arkema, Inc.'s Calvert City Chemical Plant

Council Comments On Proposed Air Permit For Arkema, Inc.'s Calvert City Chemical Plant

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Kentucky's Energy Crossroads

Kentucky's Energy Crossroads - A conversation at the Faithful Citizenship Luncheon

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Nuclear Power Plant Siting And Permitting Discussed

Nuclear Power Plant Siting And Permitting Discussed

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PSC Approves Guidelines for Expanding Net Metering Opportunities

PSC Approves Guidelines for Expanding Net Metering Opportunities

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KRC Opposes Bill Excusing Nuclear Industry From Responsibility For Disposal of High-Level Rad Wastes

KRC believes that prior to development of any new nuclear power plants, a strategy for permanent disposal of the wastes should be in place. The indefinite storage of high-level wastes at nuclear plants in pools and dry cask storage presents...

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Energy Issues Update Was Topic of November 18 Seminar

Energy Issues Update Was Topic of November 18 Seminar

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KRC Statement On Beshear Administration Energy Plan

KRC Statement On Beshear Administration Energy Plan

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Challenge To Kentucky Pioneer Merchant Power Plant Siting Dismissed

Challenge To Kentucky Pioneer Merchant Power Plant Siting Dismissed

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Power Plant Siting Board Deference To Local Zoning At Issue

Power Plant Siting Board Deference To Local Zoning At Issue

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What Utilities Can Do To Advance Energy Efficiency in Kentucky

What Utilities Can Do To Advance Energy Efficiency in Kentucky

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KRC Testifies Before Special Subcommittee On Energy

KRC Testifies Before Special Subcommittee On Energy

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Stack Testing & Lower limitsBetter Controls On Mercury Proposed For Versailles Lighting Plant

Stack Testing & Lower limitsBetter Controls On Mercury Proposed For Versailles Lighting Plant

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Stack Testing & Lower Mercury Limits Suggested For Versailles Lighting Plant

Stack Testing & Lower Mercury Limits Suggested For Versailles Lighting Plant

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KRC Testifies Concerning Utility Surcharge Bill

KRC Testifies Concerning Utility Surcharge Bill

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KRC comments on new leachate treatment facility proposed by DOE

KRC comments on new leachate treatment facility proposed by DOE

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KRC COMMENTS ON STRATEGIC ENERGY BLUEPRINT

KRC COMMENTS ON STRATEGIC ENERGY BLUEPRINT

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Post-Hearing Brief Filed In Estill County Power Plant Case

Post-Hearing Brief Filed In Estill County Power Plant Case

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KRC Comments On Proposal To End Vehicle Testing In Northern Kentucky

KRC Comments On Proposal To End Vehicle Testing In Northern Kentucky

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BRIEFING COMPLETE IN THOROUGHBRED SITING CHALLENGE

BRIEFING COMPLETE IN THOROUGHBRED SITING CHALLENGE

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Kentucky Pioneer Power Plant Case Submitted

Kentucky Pioneer Power Plant Case Submitted

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CABINET MAKES CHANGES TO WASTE-TO-ENERGY PLANT

CABINET MAKES CHANGES TO WASTE-TO-ENERGY PLANT

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Opening Brief Filed In Kentucky Pioneer Power Plant Waste Case

Opening Brief Filed In Kentucky Pioneer Power Plant Waste Case

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PUBLIC HEARING RESCHEDULED FOR PROPOSED CLARK COUNTY PLANT

PUBLIC HEARING RESCHEDULED FOR PROPOSED CLARK COUNTY PLANT

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Briefing on Kentucky Pioneer Power Plant

Briefing on Kentucky Pioneer Power Plant

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Trash Fueled Trapp Merchant Power Plant Article: Courier-Journal

Trash Fueled Trapp Merchant Power Plant Article: Courier-Journal

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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE NEW POWER PLANT SITING LAW

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE NEW POWER PLANT SITING LAW

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POWER PLANT SITING BILL STRENGTHENED AND PASSED BY SENATE

POWER PLANT SITING BILL STRENGTHENED AND PASSED BY SENATE

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NRDC Comments on the Thoroughbred Energy Coal-fired Electric Generating Unit

NRDC Comments on the Thoroughbred Energy Coal-fired Electric Generating Unit

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Thoroughbred Energy Coal-Fired Plant  

Proposed monitoring for compliance with opacity, fluorides, mercury, beryllium and PM should be improved in both sophistication and frequency as suggested by the Jefferson County Air Pollution Control District in its letter of January 23, 2002.

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MERCHANT POWER PLANT MORATORIUM EXTENDED, SCOPE OF ORDER UNCLEAR

MERCHANT POWER PLANT MORATORIUM EXTENDED, SCOPE OF ORDER UNCLEAR

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Proposal for Siting Procedures And Criteria For Merchant Plants

Proposal for Siting Procedures And Criteria For Merchant Plants

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The Coal Industry: Talking The High Road, Taking The Low Road

The Coal Industry: Talking The High Road, Taking The Low Road

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Health threats from plutonium and uranium:Reuters and USA Today

Health threats from plutonium and uranium:Reuters and USA Today

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