LG & E http://wkms.org en Using Hidden Camera Evidence, Environmental Groups Plan to Sue LG&E for Discharges into Ohio River http://wkms.org/post/using-hidden-camera-evidence-environmental-groups-plan-sue-lge-discharges-ohio-river <strong>Update 1:25 p.m.: Comments from Division of Water and Louisville Gas & Electric.</strong><p>After collecting a year's worth of images of what they say are illegal discharges from one of Louisville Gas & Electric's coal ash ponds into the Ohio River, environmental groups say they plan to sue the company.<p>The<a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/212732430/Mill-Creek-NOI-3-15-14?secret_password=1txtsu61na7ld1chd8x4" target="_blank"> </a><a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/212871171/Mill-Creek-Noi" target="_blank">Notice of Intent to Sue</a> was filed today by the Sierra Club and Earthjustic Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:34:50 +0000 Erica Peterson 39294 at http://wkms.org Using Hidden Camera Evidence, Environmental Groups Plan to Sue LG&E for Discharges into Ohio River LG&E, Charah Partner to Create New Agriculture Pellet from Coal Byproduct http://wkms.org/post/lge-charah-partner-create-new-agriculture-pellet-coal-byproduct <p></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">A partnership between LG&amp;E and KU and a Kentucky company could help both the energy and agriculture sectors, Kentucky leaders announced Monday.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">Kentucky company Charah&nbsp; is opening up a facility in Louisville that will take<a href="http://wfpl.org/post/lge-announce-plans-reuse-coal-byproducts-mill-creek" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(12,76,162);text-decoration:none" target="_blank">leftover</a><a href="http://wfpl.org/post/lge-announce-plans-reuse-coal-byproducts-mill-creek" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(12,76,162);text-decoration:none" target="_blank"> gypsum from the Mill Creek Power Station and turn it into a sulfur product</a>—such as fertilizers—for Kentucky farmers. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 19:41:56 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 30874 at http://wkms.org LG&E, Charah Partner to Create New Agriculture Pellet from Coal Byproduct Power Plant Project Good for W. Ky. Coal Industry. http://wkms.org/post/power-plant-project-good-w-ky-coal-industry <p></p><p>State leaders say a nearly $1 billion project to update pollution controls at a massive Louisville power plant will be a boost for <font color="red">Kentucky's</font> coal industry.</p><p>The upgrades at LG&amp;E's Mill Creek Generating Station in southwestern Jefferson County are expected to add about 700 construction jobs. They will also allow the 1,400-megawatt plant to continue to burn coal by meeting stricter federal air regulations that go in force in 2016. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 21:39:50 +0000 The Associated Press 25094 at http://wkms.org Power Plant Project Good for W. Ky. Coal Industry. Energy Conservation Program Could Help Utilities Hold Off on New Power Plant http://wkms.org/post/energy-conservation-program-could-help-utilities-hold-new-power-plant <p>An energy-saving program that&rsquo;s been around since 2001 is starting to see a steady uptick in the number of participants.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 20:10:40 +0000 Brenna Angel (KPR) 19962 at http://wkms.org Energy Conservation Program Could Help Utilities Hold Off on New Power Plant