Resources & Publications

E.g., 11/2017
E.g., 11/2017

Feed In Tariffs - A Policy for Rapidly Expanding Renewable Energy Deployment

Explains how feed in tariffs, which establish contract terms and payment rates that utilities would pay in-state renewable energy producers, work and discusses successes seen around the world from using them.

Insights from drafting & passage of North Carolina's REPS law

Reviews North Carolina's process of passing statewide renewable energy and energy efficiency goals and details the benefits, including the createion of thousands of jobs, that the state has seen as a result of doing so.

Links to numerous scientific studies about health impacts of mining

This page contains direct links to numerous, recent peer reviewed studies about the health impacts of large scale surface coal mining in Central Appalachia.

The Ohio Apollo Program: Green pathways out of poverty towards family-sustaining wages

Reviews Ohio's process of passing statewide renewable energy and energy efficiency goals and details the benefits, including the createion of thousands of jobs, that the state has seen as a result of doing so.

Option for Protecting Kentuckians' Economic Well-being in the Face of Energy Cost Increases

Discuss the energy challenge that Kentucky faces as energy bills rise and will continue to do so. Recommends investing more heavily in energy efficiency and assessment of other options as means to protecting Kentuckians in the coming years from drastic energy cost increases.

The Opportunities For Distributed Renewable Energy in Kentucky

Details how distributed renewable energy systems, such as solar hot water and solar panels, could generate up to 34 percent of Kentucky’s electricity by 2025.

Net Loss: Comparing the Cost of Pollution vs. the Value of Electricity from 51 Coal-Fired Plants

Between 2,700 and 5,700 deaths a year at a cost of $23 to $47 billion can be attributed to pollution from 51 of the dirtiest coal-burning power plants in the United States.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Clean Energy Opportunity Act

This handout contains talking points to respond to frequently asked questions about our clean energy legislation.

Clean Energy Opportunity Act handout

This is our fact sheet for our Clean Energy Opportunity Act legislation. It is current for the 2012 5legislative session.

Qualities of a powerful chapter

This document lists the qualities of a powerful KFTC chapter.