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E.g., 07/2019
E.g., 07/2019

Community Health Impacts of Mountaintop Mining

This statement was written by KFTC member Nina McCoy about the community health impacts of large-scale stripmining that remain long after active mining is over.

Testimony on living near MTR by Jeff and Sharman Chapman Crane

This statement was written by KFTC members Jeff and Sharman Chapman-Crane about a day in their life in the shadows of massive strip-mining in eastern Kentucky.

Fact Sheet on 2019 LG&E/KU Rate Case

A simple and easy-to-read fact sheet on the 2019 LG&E and KU proposed rate increase. More detailed information can be found at bit.ly/psclexington

Simple Ways to Spend Less on Energy and Create a Healthier, More Comfortable Home

In our Power House workshops, we've been sharing this excellent tip sheet about simple ways to spend less on energy from our friends at Bluegrass Greensource. Please take a look! 

Voting Rights Factsheet 2019

Voting Rights Factsheet used in the 2019 General Assembly

Harlan County Resolution in support of Black Lung, RECLAIM Act and Miners Pensions 2018

In December 2018, the Harlan County Fiscal Court passed a local resolution calling on Sen. McConnell and all members of Congress to support and pass three measures needed to do right by our miners and communities. The resolution urges passage of the RECLAIM Act, stronger funding for the Black Lung Disability Trust Fund, and shoring up the federal fund that gurantees miners' pensions.

Find or calling your legislator in the Capitol Annex

Every legislator has an office in the Capitol Annex, senators on the second floor and representatives on the third and fourth floors. This resource lists the office number and phone extensions for 2019.

Wolfe County Power Profile

This County Power Profile provides an visual overview of local electric utilities serving Wolfe County including energy rates, base fee, and average monthly bills. It also visualizes Wolfe County's Electricity Energy Burden, the percentage of median household income spent on electricity. This profile was used during a Power House Workshop offered by KFTC in 2018.

Warren County Power Profile

This County Power Profile provides an visual overview of local electric utilities serving Warren County, including energy rates, base fee, and average monthly bills. It also visualizes Warren County's Electricity Energy Burden, the percentage of median household income spent on electricity. This profile was used during a Power House Workshop offered by KFTC in 2018.

Rowan County Power Profile

This County Power Profile provides an visual overview of local electric utilities serving Rowan County, including energy rates, base fee, and average monthly bills. It also visualizes Rowan County's Electricity Energy Burden, the percentage of median household income spent on electricity. This profile was used during a Power House Workshop offered by KFTC in 2018.

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