Questions raised about politics, policy behind wood-burning power plant in Eastern Kentucky

Mar 20, 2014 Full story: Lexington Herald-Leader 6

HAZARD — Up a steep dirt road, atop a former strip-mine, sits a concrete slab roughly 30 feet square.

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Eddie

Somerset, KY

#1 Mar 22, 2014
Interesting.
Scott

Somerset, KY

#2 Mar 22, 2014
not
Power Plant

Hindman, KY

#3 Mar 26, 2014
LMAO...30 by 30 concrete slab up a steep dirt road, that's the power plant power plant these politicians was talking about a few months ago. Who was these jokers trying to fool? Everyone one of them should be run out of office.
Earliest

London, KY

#5 May 16, 2014
BIG PERRY COUNTY COAL COMPANY DIDN'T GET THEIRS, HAHA!!!. You know, if the Louesa power plant did get Scrubbers and cause our Electric bills to go up 30%. That ain't going to help the Coal companies out arround here!. See, the plant can burn high Sulphur Coal then and still be in compliance. They will buy the cheaper high sulphur Coal from Western Kentucky thus leaving Eastern Coal companies high and dry!!!.
Alison Young

Gold, India

#6 May 20, 2014
Solar power is the conversion of sunlight into electricity, either directly using photovoltaic, or indirectly using concentrated solar power.
Reality

London, KY

#7 May 21, 2014
Pay for it YOURSELF-and be advised-solar is FAR more expensive than any KW hour unit anyone's electric bill has EVER seen around here.

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