Kentucky Interfaith Power & Light

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Kentucky Interfaith Power & Light

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Visit Kentucky Interfaith Power & Light online at

www.kentuckyipl.org


Organizational Mission

To care for God's creation through conservation, efficiency and alternative energy.


Year Founded - 2007


Significant Accomplishments

We have facilitated the installation of solar panels on the first two Kentucky churches to use the alternative energy source, educated over 2,000 people on the issues around caring for God's creation by speaking in churches and schools, hosted or co-hosted film showings, gatherings and an environmental justice tour, advocated for legislative change in Washington and worked with a state-wide coalition for change in Frankfort, prayed for those who are poor and vulnerable to climate change and other forms of pollution, are using the latest technology to reach people through our eNewsletter, Courier-Journal.com blog and provided technical consulting and resources to congregation across the state.

 

"We feel that encouraging more sustainable energy use in Kentucky is an excellent way to care for God's creation."

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Clean energy stories
Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative Adds Wind Power to Grid Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative Adds Wind Power to Grid

Nolin RECC, serving Breckinridge, Bullitt, Grayson, Green, Hardin, Hart, LaRue, Meade and Taylor counties, has recently joined "the nation's quest to seek alternative energy sources," (source: www.nolinrecc.com). They have just installed a wind turbine at the RECC office, located on the Fort Knox miltary base. The turbine is part of a larger effort to use clean energy sources and efficiency to replace 35% of the total base electricity consumption in 2010.

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