U.S. Department of Energy http://wfpl.org en Beshear Meets With U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz on Future of Paducah Plant http://wfpl.org/post/beshear-meets-us-energy-secretary-moniz-future-paducah-plant <p>Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says his meeting with the new U-S Department of Energy Secretary was a “productive exchange.”</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Beshear met with Secretary Ernest </span>Moniz<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;today regarding the uncertain future of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant and its 1,100 workers.</span></p><p>The United States Enrichment Corporation is in the shutdown process at the DOE owned plant after failing negotiate a new&nbsp;federal contract.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 20:45:52 +0000 Rick Howlett 6046 at http://wfpl.org Beshear Meets With U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz on Future of Paducah Plant