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Kentucky Coal Information

Kentucky coal data, information, and referral assistance to government, private organizations, and individuals are available from the following: 

Kentucky Commerce Cabinet
Capital Plaza Tower
500 Mero Street, 24th Floor
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Marcheta Sparrow, Secretary



Governor's Office of Energy Policy
Division of Fossil Fuels & Utility Services

500 Mero Street, Room 1209
Frankfort, Kentucky  40601
, Director

Dennis McCully, Division of Fossil Fuels & Utility Services
625 Hospital Drive
, Room 228
Madisonville, Kentucky 42431

Fax  502/564-7484


Fax  270/824-8315


Kentucky Coal Association
340 South Broadway, Suite 100
Lexington, Kentucky 40508

Bill Bissett, President
David A. Moss, Director of Government Affairs
Roberta James, Office Manager

Fax  859/233-4745


Kentucky Geological Survey (KGS)
228 Mining and Mineral Resources Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky 40506



Coal Education Programs
P. O. Box 2152
Pikeville, Kentucky  41502
John F. Justice, President

Office:  276/679-2505
Voice:  606/433-4053


CEDAR West, Inc.
625 Hospital Drive, Room 228
Madisonville, Kentucky  42431
Dennis McCully, Advisory


Kentucky Coal Academy
300 North Main Street
Versailles, Kentucky  40383
Dr. William Higginbotham, Executive Director

Office:  859/256-3187

Kentucky NEED
P.O. Box 176055
Covington, Kentucky 41017

Karen Reagor
, Executive Director




Coal Teaching Materials


American Coal Foundation
101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Suite 525 E
Washington, DC 20001
202/463-9785 -- Fax 202/463-9786

Kentucky Geological Survey (KGS)

KET, The Kentucky Network

University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER)

Center for Energy and Economic Development

U.S. Department of Energy

Office of Surface Mining

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