WHEN: 12:30 p.m., January 6, 2017
WHERE: Cafeteria of the Capitol Annex
CONTACT: Grace Engelman - 502-514-6521 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Members of the Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition meet with state legislators in Frankfort the afternoon of Friday, January 6. The students and legislators will discuss placement of the Energy Opportunity Act, a bill to adopt a renewable and energy efficiency portfolio standard that would increase utility companies’ renewable energy production by 12.5 percent and increase energy efficiency by 10.25 percent over the next 10 years. The legislation also introduces of feed-in tariffs to Kentucky utilities, which would give Kentuckians the opportunity to become energy entrepreneurs.