coal gasification http://wfpl.org en New Law Opens Loopholes for Nuclear Energy in Kentucky http://wfpl.org/post/new-law-opens-loopholes-nuclear-energy-kentucky <p>On paper, Kentucky has a ban on nuclear power plants. That&rsquo;s still the case. But a new law opens up new ways for nuclear energy to be used in the Commonwealth.<br /><br />One of the things House Bill 559 allows is the re-enrichment of depleted uranium tails. But the legislation doesn&rsquo;t go very far to help the one facility in the state that has been waiting for federal approval to re-enrich uranium tools.<br /> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 21:55:25 +0000 Erica Peterson 37 at http://wfpl.org New Law Opens Loopholes for Nuclear Energy in Kentucky