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.
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.
Innovation – We innovate. Period. No one has found innovative solutions like we have and no one is as entrepreneurial as we are.
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 »
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 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 »
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 »
(October 10, 2017) – Today, as promised, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), proposing to repeal the so-called “Clean Power Plan (CPP).” After reviewing the CPP, EPA has proposed to determine that the Obama-era regulation exceeds the Agency’s statutory authority. Today’s EPA action follows a historic… Read more »
Extends MultiSource™ Fly Ash Supply Network to Metro Denver Area LOUISVILLE, KY (October 10, 2017) – Charah®, LLC, the nation’s largest privately-held ash management company, today announced the recent addition of a fly ash storage rail terminal in partnership with OmniTRAX, one of the largest privately held transportation service companies in North America and an… Read more »
(October 9, 2017) – Today during a speech in Hazard, KY, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced that he plans to sign tomorrow a proposal for EPA to withdraw the Clean Power Plan (CPP) and start the process to withdraw the rules under the CPP. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) also spoke at the Hazard… Read more »