meeting2 500

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/25/13) – Madisonville Community College (MCC) hosted the third meeting of the Special Subcommittee on Energy on Friday, September 20, in the Quad Room of the Brown Badgett, Sr. Energy and Advanced Technology Center.

Senator Jared Carpenter and Representative Richard Henderson co-chaired the meeting. Local legislators in attendance were Senator Jerry Rhoads, Senator Dorsey Ridley, and Representative Jim Gooch.
 
The agenda focused on the future of western Kentucky coal and included presentations from David Moss, Vice President/Director of Governmental Affairs – Kentucky Coal Association; Rusty Ashcraft, Manager of Government Affairs and Environmental Policy – Alliance Coal, LLC; and David Clardy, Vice President of Matrix. The subcommittee also heard from Gary Whisman, Executive Director of the Kentucky Coal Academy (KCA); Danny Knott, Director of KCA MCC Mine Rescue Training, and Ricky Caskey, KCA MCC Mine Fire Brigade.
 
Following the Subcommittee meeting, legislators were offered the opportunity to tour local underground and surface Alliance Coal, LLC mines.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Joyce Riggs
e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

July 27, 2015 5663

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3734

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 2759

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 2713

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 2427

Hanson, Owensboro, Bowling Green Youths Win at…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 02, 2015 19783

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 17, 2015 16073

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 30, 2015 2759

Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 2713

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1495

24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 1163

Hanson City Council Discusses Boundaries, Zoning

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 1113

Little Miss, Mister Hopkins County Fair Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 1015

UPDATE: Body of Missing 8 Year Old Found; No Foul…

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 934

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 31, 2015 656

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 602

Two Teens Face Multiple Charges Including Burglary

by SurfKY News
July 30, 2015 521

UK Women's Golf Announces Strong 2015-16 Schedule

by SurfKY News