“Leeper Act,” lifts Kentucky’s 33-year-old moratorium on nuclear power plant construction

Commonwealth of KentuckyGovernor's OfficeMEDIA ADVISORYContact: Woody [email protected] Bevin to Ceremonially Sign “Leeper Act”Wednesday in PaducahSB 11 lifts 33-year-old moratorium on nuclear power plant constructionFRANKFORT, Ky. (June 12, 2017) - Gov. Matt Bevin will join state and local officials in Paducah on Wednesday to ceremonially sign the recently enacted Senate Bill 11. The legislation, known as …

Kentucky on verge of lifting nuclear moratorium

James Bruggers , @jbruggers 10:23 a.m. ET March 8, 2017 Nuclear critic says no nuclear power plants will likely come to Kentucky any time soon because of their costs A bill that would overturn a three-decade-old law that effectively bars construction of nuclear power plants in Kentucky is on the verge of passing the General …

RE: THE PADUCAH GASEOUS DIFFUSION PLANT “CLEANUP”

  There are several issue’s pertaining to the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant and it’s cleanup.  The story immediately below appeared on April 5th.   Reporter - Jason HibbsPhotojournalist - Mason Watkins MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. — People can't see it, taste it or even smell it but they know it's underground, and it can be deadly. …