Charah Services

CCP Management

Charah is the largest privately-held provider of coal combustion product (CCP) management for the coal-fired power generation industry in the U.S. We have 30 years of extensive experience developing and implementing CCP management solutions and over 20 million tons of ash under management.

Fly Ash Sales

Charah is a successful marketer of fly and bottom ash products to the construction materials industry and other industries. We beneficially use over 6 million tons of ash each year.


CCP Sales & Marketing

Innovation – We innovate. Period. No one has found innovative solutions like we have and no one is as entrepreneurial as we are.

Fly Ash

Our experience and market evaluation in all aspects of fly ash recycling add value to our power plant clients by allowing an efficient analysis of the market opportunities and logistics costs to determine if the source of fly ash can penetrate and sustain a market position. Learn more »

Bottom Ash

PriceLite® is Charah’s top of the line lightweight aggregate used primarily in the production of lightweight concrete blocks and precast concrete products. Charah understands the needs of concrete products producers and we take great pride in the quality and consistency of our PriceLite® product. Learn more »


Charah Expertise

Pond Closure

Charah has extensive experience in ash pond excavation, management and closure including Clean Closure and Cap-in-Place solutions. We take pride in our ability to customize each coal ash impoundment project to suit the specific needs of the utility and ensure compliance with all EPA mandated coal combustion residuals (CCR) regulations and deadlines. Learn more »

Structural Fill

With 30 years of experience in constructing, operating and managing structural fill projects and assisting coal-fired utilities in beneficially using CCPs, Charah has become the industry leader for innovative solutions. Learn more »

Latest News

Charah Announces Additional Fly Ash Storage Terminals

Sulphur, LA location latest addition to growing MultiSource™ Network LOUISVILLE, KY (May 24, 2017) – Charah®, LLC, the nation’s largest privately-held ash management company, today announced the recent addition of a fly ash storage terminal in Sulphur, LA as part of its expanding MultiSource™ network. MultiSource is Charah’s unique distribution system of multiple sourcing locations… Read more »

ACCCE Coal Facts

May 15, 2017 – This paper from the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) provides some basic information and data related to coal-fired electricity. Most of the data are taken from independent sources, especially the Energy Information Administration (EIA). The paper relies on the most current information available as of May 2017. Read more

National Coal Council Update

April 24, 2017 – The Honorable Rick Perry, Secretary of Energy and former Governor of Texas, gave the opening remarks at the National Coal Council meeting on Wednesday April 19, 2017 and defined the goals for the Department of Energy under the Trump administration. His remarks highlighted a “true all of the above” energy policy… Read more »