The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet, through the state’s Wood Energy Team, is offering an opportunity to participate in a regional symposium to address energy and economic opportunities available to foresty and wood industries. The event, “Opportunities for Underutilized Wood: Energy and Products” will be held April 30 and May 1, 2018 at the Erickson Alumni Center, Morgantown, West Virginia.
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.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 26, 2018) – The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet invites high school (grades 9-12) student filmmakers and broadcasters to submit an original video for the “Capture the Earth” environmental video contest. The winner will receive one nights lodging at any Kentucky State Resort Park with his or her family. Judges will look for originality and creativity, videocomposition and how well your video represents Earth Day.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 26, 2018) – The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet invites student photographers in middle school (grades 6-8) to submit an original photograph for the “Capture the Earth” environmental photo contest. The winner will receive one nights lodging at any Kentucky State Resort Park with his or her family.
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.
The Division of Compliance Assistance will host a workshop focusing on assisting and educating regulated entities on better understanding and complying with water quality regulations. The workshop will be held April 19 at the Big Sandy Area Development District, 110 Resource Drive # 101, Prestonsburg, Ky.
The introductory, one-day workshop will cover the Clean Water Act and Safe Drinking Water Act, Kentucky Pollution Discharge Elimination System (KPDES) permits, floodplain management and permitting, stormwater management, and environmental inspections. The full agenda is available online at: http://dca.ky.gov/Training%20Document%20Library/WaterQualityIntroCompliance.pdf