Kentucky Energy Equation – 2006 report hints at the EPA’s current onslaught against Kentucky’s energy sector

The Bluegrass Institute’s very own creative director, Nick Oberg, recently uncovered a number of vintage academic reports from the dusty backrooms and storage areas at the Bluegrass Institute. One report, aptly titled “Environmental regulation of surface mining and land development in Kentucky: The role of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers” was jointly released by…

Planning for Kentucky’s Future

The 2004 publication “Planning for Kentucky’s Future” is now available on FreedomKentucky.org here. This publication asks: What the role of Kentucky’s government should be? What the vision for the state should be ? What are the essential services government must provide? How do we know our government is doing a good job? How much should…

Kentucky Energy Equations – EPA’s Boiler MACT regulations would destroy thousands of jobs

A new study reports that a specific set of sweeping new federal regulations could destroy nearly 3,000 industry jobs and result in nearly $14 millions in total capital costs to Kentucky alone. In their new report, entitled “Economy Derailed,” the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) attempts to put precise numbers on how the Environmental Protection…