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REFLECTIONS ON THE LIFE AND WORK OF PROFESSOR PAUL OBERST

REFLECTIONS ON THE LIFE AND WORK OF PROFESSOR PAUL OBERST

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Nugent Case Underscores Weakness In State Regulation of Non-Coal Mining

Nugent Case Underscores Weakness In State Regulation of Non-Coal Mining

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Oct,10 2002

Energy & the Environment

Tom FitzGerald, director of KRC, presents. The regulatory goal for state and federal agencies regulating coal extraction, combustion, and disposal should be conservative design, not minimum compliance.

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Public hearing on request to terminate protections

Public hearing on request to terminate protections

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Proposed Regulations Implementing Voluntary Environmental Remediation

The regulations, which will be filed in final form by the Cabinet after review of the comments received, have been attacked by industry groups as being too onerous, and the standards to which the property must be cleaned or managed, too rigorous.

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Aug,19 2002

Environmental Concerns With Mining

The mining industry has been skating on the edge with their approach to worker safety and mining, and to social responsibility, and it has brought its woes on itself, and that the viability of the eastern coal industry.

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Revisions to the Land Development Code for Louisville and Jefferson County

Below are the written comments submitted last Friday, August 9, by the Kentucky Resources Council on the revisions to the Land Development Code for Louisville and Jefferson County. The revisions to the zoning regulations of the county...

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Comment on Thoroughbred's Request for Special Waste Designation

Comment on Thoroughbred's Request for Special Waste Designation

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KFTC/KRC Citizen Complaint Spurs Federal Enforcement Action

KFTC/KRC Citizen Complaint Spurs Federal Enforcement Action

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KRC's Testimony before the Jefferson County Planning Commission

KRC's testimony Before the Jefferson County Planning Commission

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