KRS Chapter 278: Electric Generation and Transmission Siting (Kentucky)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Kentucky|
|Name||KRS Chapter 278: Electric Generation and Transmission Siting (Kentucky)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Kentucky Public Service Commission|
|Information Source||http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/704.PDF, http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/706.PDF, http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/708.PDF, http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/710.PDF, http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/712.PDF, http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/714.PDF, http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/krs/278-00/716.PDF|
No person shall commence to construct a merchant electric generating facility until that person has applied for and obtained a construction certificate for the facility from the Kentucky State Board on Electric Generation and Transmission. The construction certificate shall be valid for a period of two years after the issuance date of the last permit required to be obtained from the Energy and Environment Cabinet after which the certificate shall be void. The certificate shall be conditioned upon the applicant obtaining necessary air, water, and waste permits. If an applicant has not obtained all necessary permits and has not commenced to construct prior to the expiration date of the certificate, the applicant shall be required to obtain a valid certificate from the board.
|Department||Kentucky Public Service Commission|
|Division||P.O. Box 615|
|Address||211 Sower Boulevard|
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|Authority 1:||Kentucky Revised Statutes Chapter 278|