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November 15, 2010
Middle School Students Go Green

In this video, see a tour from students as they showcase the school’s geothermal field, green roof, green building products, daylight harvesting system, solar panels and rainwater catchment system.

November 1, 2010
CX-004367: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Small Cities and Counties Initiative: Pendleton County Geothermal
CX(s) Applied: B5.1
Date: 11/01/2010
Location(s): Pendleton County, Kentucky
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office

September 30, 2010
The Geospring Hybrid Water Heater will be produced at GE's Appliance Park in Louisville. | Photo courtesy of GE
Recovery Act Helps GE in-source Manufacturing

GE's appliance and lighting facility in Louisville has been manufacturing appliances for more than 50 years. Like many facilities, it has seen its share of ups-and-downs. Now, after a tough couple of years, the "Appliance Park" facility is making a "manufacturing" comeback -- with the help of the Recovery Act.

September 28, 2010
Finding Energy Efficiency and Savings on a Kentucky Farm

Alvin Frogue of Frogue Dairy has been in the dairy business for 50 years and until recently one of his top challenges was managing 250 cows with individualized care. 


Now $80,540 worth of new dairy technology helps the Guthrie, Kentucky-based farmer keep a closer watch on the milk room--and conserve energy and money.

September 22, 2010
CX-003981: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Green Jobs Revolving Loan Fund/Borrower: Estate Products Manufacturing Group, Incorporated
CX(s) Applied: B5.1
Date: 09/22/2010
Location(s): Louisville, Kentucky
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office

September 17, 2010
CX-003750: Categorical Exclusion Determination

State Energy Program: Strengthening Building Retrofit Markets and Stimulating Energy Efficiency Action
CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B5.1
Date: 09/17/2010
Location(s): Kentucky
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory

September 14, 2010
CX-003710: Categorical Exclusion Determination

University of Kentucky Biofuels Research Lab
CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
Date: 09/14/2010
Location(s): Kentucky
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office

September 13, 2010
Back to School: Emphasizing Green in the Bluegrass State

How Recovery Act funding is helping schools in the Bluegrass State go green.

September 10, 2010
Ed McNeel, superintendent of Corbin's school district, poses aboard the district's new hybrid-diesel bus. | Photo Courtesy of Susie Hart.
School Buses Get Greener in Bluegrass State

Throughout Kentucky a new type of school bus will hit the road this year, as the state starts to deploy 213 new hybrid-diesel buses in 2010 and 2011. The project is part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Cities program and is supported through nearly $13 million in Recovery Act funding.

September 9, 2010
Air-conditioning units are just one of 16 appliances that the Kentucky Appliance Rebate program supports.| File photo
Kentucky Residents Cash in on Rebate Program

A look at Kentucky's energy efficient rebate program, which has issued nearly 29,500 rebates for 16 different types of energy efficient appliances to residents across the state.