The Division of Compliance Assistance is hosting a workshop focusing on assisting and educating regulated entities so they understand and can comply with waste regulations. The workshop will be held at the Big Sandy Area Development District, 110 Resource Dr # 101, Prestonsburg, Ky., on March 20, 2018.
Saving money on energy is both environmentally and fiscally responsible. If you or your organization is interested in saving money on energy costs, KY EXCEL, Kentucky’s environmental leadership program, and the Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center (KPPC) have organized a free “Peak Demand: Energy Savings through Energy Management Workshop” to be held on March 22, 2018, in Winchester.
Each year the Department for Environmental Protection honors employees who have gone above and beyond their job titles and duties to protect the environment, educate the public and ensure Kentucky is using and preserving its natural resources in a responsible manner.
On Feb. 14, Environmental Protection Commissioner Aaron Keatley, Dep. Commissioner Tony Hatton and Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary Charles Snavely honored 19 individual employees and six teams with outstanding service to the environment.
The winners are:
The Division of Compliance Assistance (DCA) will host an Air Permitting and Compliance Workshop on Feb. 23, 2018 in Prestonsburg at the Big Sandy Area Development District office.
The workshop will educate attendees about air regulations and permitting so they understand and can comply with their environmental regulations. Speakers from DCA and the Division for Air Quality (DAQ) will be explaining how to obtain an air quality permit, understanding your permit requirements and what to expect during an inspection.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 22, 2018) – The deadline for the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection’s 2017-18 Eco-Art Contest has been extended due to recent adverse weather conditions. Kentucky high school students are encouraged to submit their nominations by midnight on March 2, 2018.
E. Paulette Akers has been appointed Director of the Kentucky Division of Conservation in the Kentucky Department for Natural Resources (DNR).
The Division of Compliance Assistance’s Operator Certification Program has published its 2018 Drinking Water and Wastewater Operator Training Schedule. The schedule contains a list of the certification schools offered throughout 2018 and the continuing education courses offered January through June. The schedule may be viewed on our Operator Training web page.