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April 6, 2016

Team Cumberland Meeting was held on April 6, 2016 at The Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park, Gilbertsville, Kentucky.

February 25, 2016
New groundwater contamination treatment equipment sits outside the C-612 Northwest Pump-and-Treat facility.
Paducah Site Modernizes Equipment to Treat Off-Site Groundwater Contamination

PADUCAH, Ky. – EM recently completed upgrades to modernize a key facility that reduces off-site groundwater contamination at the former Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant site.

January 22, 2016
CX-014607: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Reducing the Impacts of Gas Shale Development: Advanced Analytical Methods for Air and Stray Gas Emissions and Produced Brine Characterization
CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.1
Date: 01/22/2016
Location(s): Kentucky
Offices(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory

October 9, 2015
The City of Greensburg, Kentucky, established an energy savings performance contract to make HVAC and lighting improvements in several city buildings, saving money and improving comfort for building occupants. | Courtesy of Greensburg, KY
EERE Success Story—Energy-Saving Solutions in the Bluegrass State

The Energy Department is continuing partnerships with state and local governments to advance efficiency in both energy and water use. One way of doing this is by implementing Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC), an approach to making improvements that reduce energy and water use and increase operational efficiency without upfront costs. Under the ESPC model, energy efficiency upgrades are paid for by future cost savings made by the upgrades themselves, over a set term.

October 1, 2015
CU-CC-1-J Wholesale Power Rate Schedule

Area: Duke Energy Progress, Western Division
System: CU

October 1, 2015
CU-CBR-1-I Wholesale Power Rate Schedule

Area: Big Rivers and Henderson, KY
System: CU

October 1, 2015
CU-CK-1-I Wholesale Power Rate Schedule

Area: KU Area
System: CU

October 1, 2015
CU-CEK-1-I Wholesale Power Rate Schedule

Area: East Kentucky
System: CU

July 7, 2015
EERE Success Story—From Flour to Grits, a Water-Powered Mill Keeps on Grinding

By 1913, the old mill had become structurally unsound and was demolished and later rebuilt. The family also replaced the water wheel with more efficient twin hydropower turbine and generator units, boosting their local electric supply. As the family-owned business—Weisenberger Mills Inc.—grew and added more equipment through the years, they supplemented their onsite power generation with electricity from the local utility.

June 12, 2015
EA-1927: Draft Environmental Assessment

Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Potential Land and Facilities Transfers; McCracken County, Kentucky