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
Russell ATC Center Wind Turbine Russell ATC Center Wind Turbine

In May 2008, a host of Russell Area Technology Center students and electrical technology instructor Doug Keaton gathered around a 60-foot tall, 1-kilowatt wind turbine to celebrate its opening operation. Using electricity generated by the turbine is just one part of Russell ATC's larger plan to reduce the school's energy costs by 25%.

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