Founded in 1987, Charah, Inc. is a total solutions company providing unparalleled service and innovation. Based in Louisville, KY, Charah is the largest privately-held provider of coal combustion product (CCP) management and power plant support services for the coal-fired power generation industry in the U.S. We provide the highest quality in performance and innovative solutions that are environmentally conscious.
Offering a complete line of services
Charah assists utilities with all aspects of managing and recycling ash byproducts generated from the combustion of coal in the production of electricity. Charah’s extensive experience in CCP management and power plant support services incorporates:
- Landfill Management & Operations
- Landfill Design, Construction & Closure
- Fly Ash, Bottom Ash & Gypsum Sales
- Ash Pond Management & Closure
- Structural Fill Projects
- Power Plant Support Services including Limestone Supply and FGD Operation
- SUL4R-PLUS® Fertilizer and Other Charah Agricultural Products
- IGCC Slag Beneficiation and Other Innovative Solutions
In addition, Charah designs, builds and operates CCP processing systems. Charah’s commitment to finding beneficial uses for CCPs is evident through its successful track record of marketing all types of CCPs. Charah is a proven specialist in bottom ash recycling and its patent-pending concrete mixtures offer the coal-fired utility industry alternate and environmentally acceptable ways to utilize CCPs. Charah also has developed a patented process for Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) slag beneficiation, one of the most effective and economic technologies available for recycling gasification byproducts generated by IGCC facilities.