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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

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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 »

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April 17, 2017 – On April 12, 2017 EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt responded to multiple requests from impacted parties to reconsider the Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards for the Steam Electric Power Generating Point Source Category, commonly referred to the ELG requirements. In taking this step, EPA is placing a stay on the deadlines for… Read more »

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April 11, 2017 – Two American Coal Ash Association (ACAA) representatives were named to a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency panel that is charged with negotiating Chemical Data Reporting (CDR) requirements under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA.) ACAA Technical Committee Chair Rafic Minkara of Headwaters Resources and Danny Gray of Charah, LLC will represent ACAA… Read more »

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LOUISVILLE, KY (March 3, 2017) – The Price Foundation, a private family foundation, announced today that it has made a $600,000 gift to the Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation in support of the Wendy Novak Diabetes Center and other initiatives to provide funding for Type 1 diabetes education. The gift will fund two positions centered around… Read more »

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LOUISVILLE, KY (February 6, 2017) – Charah®, LLC, the largest privately-held ash management company serving the coal-fired power generation industry, today announced that it has promoted Scott Reschly to Vice President of Quality and Technical Services. In this new role, Mr. Reschly will have direct oversight over the company’s Construction; Quality Assurance/Control; Engineering & Environmental;… Read more »