Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection en Judge's Ruling Against the EPA May Not Provide Certainty for Coal Industry <p>The coal industry and officials from numerous states, including Kentucky, claimed victory yesterday after a <a href="" target="_blank">federal judge ruled the Environmental Protection Agency&rsquo;s</a> new guidance on water pollution near surface mines overstepped the agency&rsquo;s authority. But the judge&rsquo;s decision still doesn&rsquo;t add certainty to the industry&rsquo;s permitting process.</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 21:30:00 +0000 Erica Peterson 1190 at